Names (was: Re: YotG - wee bittie spoilers)
pandinac at tartarus.uwa.edu.au
Fri Oct 6 06:38:35 EDT 2000
On Thu, 5 Oct 2000, Melissa Proffitt wrote:
> Have any of you encountered your own name in a book, as at least a
> moderately important character?
Well, there was this one book called "The Acts of the Apostles"... ;)
But seriously, I consider it significant if I encounter a character
called Paul, because it's a reasonably common name.
> I'm sure it happens all the time, but I'm curious because I've never
> met a single nice Melissa in fiction.
There was a (British) TV series a few years back called "Melissa",
starring Jennifer Ehle. That Melissa was nice.
"Hold fast to the one noble thing."
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