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Rad-Reader: What made Hannah branch off in the first place in the private chat with Cade?
JM: I’m not entirely sure what you mean, but if you mean what made her decide to take talking about books to something more? I think it’s because she liked him, and wanted to see where it would go. But she’s afraid, she’s been hurt in the past and guards her heart carefully, so I think online was an easy middle ground.
But if you mean why agree to meet him in person? Same reason. She liked him and I think deep down, she was hoping he was as nice as he seemed.
Rad-Reader: Being a lawyer Cade had to know how risky a lot of his behavior was. Why worry after the fact? Hannah didn’t.
JM: I don’t think he was thinking about the risk until afterward. I think it was completely impulsive. And in that case, I think it’s normal for someone who doesn’t ordinarily do that sort of thing to stop after it’s over and wonder, “What the heck did I just do?” Hannah thinks it’s…