Basic Plot Structure Act I: Setup Act II: Confrontation Act III: Resolution EquilibriumDisruptionReactionStruggle Exposition Introduce characters, relationships, and the current situation. Climax Does the hero succeed or fail? All Seems Lost Everything is in the balance, so the hero has to commit everything. Inciting Incident The hero comes across the issue that will force him to act. The Point of No Return The tension or conflict builds from the inciting incident to a point where the hero must act. Tension False Hope Often, but not always, the hero makes initial progress but then finds greater resistance as the tension escalates. THE END
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68% of professional freight drivers spend more than 3 nights per week in their trucks. There is an estimated shortfall of 28,400 truck parking spaces in the USA. The average lorry driver may spend 40 minutes each day finding parking for the night and services for toilet, hygiene and food.