July 2nd, 2014

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John and Dreaming [sga]

So why is John Sheppard so good at controlling the various virtual worlds he winds up in? A possible answer.

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When John was eleven, his mother said to him, "John, this is how you tell whether the world around you is real."

Up to that point, he hadn't considered realness as something which needed to (or could) be diagnosed, but they were driving home from an evening spent watching The Wizard of Oz at the old theater two towns over, and John was still feeling gutted by the ending of the movie. His mother, on the other hand, seemed thoughtful, Collapse )