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comment Does it sound more natural to use the character's way of speaking while describing his/her inner thoughts?
@AlexandroChen I'd have to see a larger piece in context, but my first impulse is to stick with my original answer: you can have something set in a 5YO perspective if the entire scene is that way. The extended example is not the entire scene; it's just one beat from her perspective. For me that would be jarring.
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reviewed Reject What are some examples of modern original plots?
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comment Does it sound more natural to use the character's way of speaking while describing his/her inner thoughts?
@PaulA.Clayton Let me know if my edit addressed your question.
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revised Does it sound more natural to use the character's way of speaking while describing his/her inner thoughts?
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answered Does it sound more natural to use the character's way of speaking while describing his/her inner thoughts?
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comment Swearing - Censor, allude, or include?
FWIW, the profanity makes absolute sense in the context of your scene.
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reviewed Edit Expectation of privacy using a pseudonym?