THIS. I saw a post the other day that literally said if you do it to a fictional character, you’ll do it in real life.
No. Just NO.
I’m so glad someone put it into words.
In art, we can be fucking nuts.
If someone tells you that what you imagine doing to a figment, a thing neither flesh nor bone nor heart, something that can not hurt, is “just as bad” as if you’d really done it to a living being, do you know what you can do?
Turn your back. And walk away. Damn well walk away. They know nothing.
I feel like @challahchic would enjoy this
I love this so much. Another reason Lin Manuel is a gift to this earth.