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7 Beloved Fictional Characters You Would Probably Hate in Real Life

I want to believe I would enjoy hanging out with my favorite fictional characters, but in reality I’m not so sure. The qualities that make them so well-loved in novels are probably the same qualities that would make them absolutely insufferable in everyday life.

So although I will continue to enjoy them from afar, here are seven fictional characters that most of us would probably hate hanging out with.

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