"How are you, Dean?"
commander shepard rattling off monologues from human scifi movies every time she has to make a speech and the humans in the team just snorting under their breath while the aliens are like “wow did she just make this up out of nowhere? this is…
"What makes a story work? Is it the plot? The characters? The text? The subtext? And who gives the story meaning? Is it the writer? Or you? Tonight I thought I would tell you a little story, and let you decide.” -
Dude done fucked up his own gig. Because, we know now, he was talking to Castiel, right? What makes a story work? The writer, or you? The audience? I’ll let you decide. And because of a continuity error, Castiel decides. His suspension of disbelief shatters complete and it ruins Metatron’s story. The audience, that also doubles as a character, has more power than the writer.