Cervantes created our character as a guy who read too many books. He had too many stories in his head and started to live his life acting them out. Don Quixote, written in 1605; is regarded as the most successful commercial book ever written. At least that’s what Wikipedia says. Five hundred million copies sold; not bad.

So I wonder: Is it possible to have too many stories? Too much experience? Do our brains get filled up with them?

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