Ulterior motiveIt's Memorial Day here in the United States. On this day of remembrance, a memory-themed writing prompt seems especially apt.
|I put that memory in here somewhere!|
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Misremembered facts can also lead to a story in which the protagonist and antagonist think they're clashing for the same reason, but really they're not. Each misjudges the other's motivation.
(A side note: I'm betting this kind of misjudgment will play a big role in the upcoming movie Superman v. Batman: Dawn of Justice. But that's only a guess.)