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The Definitive Flash: 50 Shades of Flash, Day 19

Fifty Words on Fifty Def­i­n­i­tions of Flash

(def­i­n­i­tions from Dictionary.com)

 

      19. to burst sud­denly
into view or per­cep­tion
: The answer flashed into his mind.

Flash strug­gles with show­ing sig­nif­i­cant change in such a short
space. Find­ing that moment when a char­ac­ter sees some­thing before under­stand­ing
it, that moment when some­thing hid­den now comes into view. Imag­ine the boy at
the end of Joyce’s “Araby”:
I saw myself as a crea­ture. What can your char­ac­ter now see in a
flash.

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