How to write a novel with tons and tons of help.
I'd say real life. My 2 cents.
ditto Kath, we all know that that's how communication works in real life so it makes the story that much more real.My 2 cents.Total 4 cents.
Yikes! When it comes to witing, always follow Gabe's advice. In this case we concur.But ya, you can't go wrong with Advice de la Gabe.6 cents total.
Technically, it would be "du Gabe", but it would be nearly a complete French Grammar lesson explaining why :) Thanks for the advice, though. That's the answer I expected, and the one I rolled with, for now, anyway. A different/perhaps better option may pop up, but this is the best one so far:)