The amount of people who don’t understand the difference between what a character wants and what they need by the end of a story/character arc is exhausting.

Characters rarely start off wanting what they need. Not getting what they wanted in the beginning but fulfilling (or, in tragedy, failing to fulfill) some important need is literally one of the oldest tropes in history.

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