Robert Comsol wrote:
You are supposing it was an intentional technique, but chances are it was an editorial fix.
It was an intentional technique:
Sorry, I misread upthread. You had qualified your statement upthread by saying you were using "flopped" not in the tradition sense, and I misread that statement. The term "flopped" really has only one meaning in film. What you're talking about is "cheating" a setup to imply a larger set than actually exists.
I assume CL means And the Children Shall Lead? ATCSL would be clearer.