Researchers at the Ohio State University have shown that bookworms can start behaving like their favourite characters - and coined the term ‘experience-taking’ to describe it. After studying 500 people, scientists were able to link their feelings, beliefs and internal responses with those of characters in their current book.
Stylist Magazine 30/05/12
are we only just discovering this NOW like we needed scientists to tell us that this is a true thing jesus SHIT this has basically been MY WHOLE LIFE.
#I’M LOOKING AT YOU TWEETBROS
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