I love the analogy but I'd like to point something out.
After you write the story for the first time, every time you think, oh I could have improved here, you write that improvement on a sheet of paper. (Gossip with Adults: You don't really make a new copy of the story with git, do you? If you do then how do you explain why git is better than just making copies of the file when he grows up 😁)
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