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Have you ever had a crush on a fictional character?

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piggyfair Mon 11-Feb-13 11:30:41

To answer my own question: yes - sadly. Rupert Campbell-Black from Jilly Cooper's 'Riders'.

And, even more disturbingly, Pierre Bondurant from James Ellroy's 'American Tabloid'

I can't be the only one. What about you?

FreelanceMama Tue 12-Feb-13 07:16:51

Did you see the TV dramatisation of Riders? What were they thinking?
For me, Benedick from Much Ado About Nothing.
I think I had a soft spot for Dick (!) from Famous Five when I was little too.

piggyfair Tue 12-Feb-13 13:06:01

@FreelanceMama 'Did you see the TV dramatisation of Riders?'

Ugh, yes, unfortunately. It nearly wrecked my fantasy forever.

I liked Dick too. No shame in that.

Egusta Tue 12-Feb-13 15:36:20

Athos from The Three Musketeers. Brooding, mysterious, damaged, betrayed.

I even put forward the suggestion when pg that we name our DS Athos. DH said 'what? you mean like the mountain?'

OneLieIn Tue 12-Feb-13 15:47:18

Doug Ross from ER, dreamy and great with kids grin
Thomas crown the remake. Yum

HappyGoLuckyGirl Tue 12-Feb-13 15:50:59

Edward Cullen - Twilight. Wierdly, I fancied the character in the books way more than I fancied Robert Pattinson in the movies.

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