POV

Write the story of a family meal, where 4 family members are present. Write this story 4 times, from the perspective of each person. Is the meal a happy occasion for everyone? Are there underlying tensions about which some family members may be unaware? Write what is served, how it is served, where it is served, what the family talks about-- and what they are really talking about. Include dialogue and observations of each viewpoint character. Can a character's emotional state influence what things they observe and/or how they interpret the things they observe?

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