I respect your opinion. My experience is opposite of yours. I used to exclusively read non fiction. I think living vicariously through fictional characters allows us to explore desires in ourselves that would look contradictory if we acted them out in real life. The development of the fictional character allows us to have limitless compassion and even hatred when we are unable to convey those emotions in real life toward real people, too. So those are just some few benefits to fiction.

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