After I finished the script and I believed it was sent off to the printers, I got a text from Editorial saying, “Loved the witness protection thing. We think it works better if we reveal Drake was never has last name. Took care of it.”
Now, some writers fly into a rage when their work is rewritten — and it only rarely ever happens to me! — but I thought, “Okay, I can see that. I can see all the potential for future storylines that can come from that, mysteries that ultimately need to be revealed.”
So in some ways, I was as surprised by the last page as everyone else who read it. I dig it.
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