- Have your characters throw a massive party in the middle of a tense scene.
+ if everyone is invited, including the villains and super-minor characters (e.g., nameless grocer from chapter 3)
++ if the nameless grocer from chapter 3 doesn't show up, and everyone is upset.
+++ if someone spikes the punch, and everyone ends up drunk.
+++ + if, while drunk, the villain reveals his evil plot in great detail, but no one recalls it in the morning.
+++ ++ if, while drunk, one character confesses love to another, and the confessee remembers it in the morning, but the confesser has no recollection.
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