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    From: jmsatb5@aol.com (Jms at B5)
 Subject: JMS: "..even for people like us."?
      To: rec.arts.sf.tv.babylon5.moderated  
    Date: 5/19/2000 1:46:00 PM  

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>Why "even" and what kind are "people (or folks) like us"? At first it seemed
>to refer to the B5 characters as the stereotypical 'misfits and screwups make
>good' which, for the most part they *weren't*. Now that I reread your intro
>to
>the scriptwriting book (thanks Arkham!) it seems to refer more to everyday,
>normal, ordinary folks.
>

It's really both. That flawed people, normal people, can have second chances,
even we may think (rightly or wrongly) that we don't deserve them because we
*are* flawed.

jms

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