Oleg's boots - Oleg has kept these items from his army service, and will not give them up to anyone, even during inspections.
Ush-Terek - Oleg and the Kadmins have been exiled to this small town on the steppes of the Soviet Union, far from Moscow.
Cancer Ward - This hospital is in a remote part of the country, but not too far from Moscow. It is a large, gray brick building, about seventy years old, and is surrounded by poplars and maple trees.
Doctors' Lounge - This is an area reserved for the doctors and their conferences. It was once an elegant room, but neglect and the years have made it shabby.
Kommendatura - This is the Russian term for the person and place that controls the comings and goings of the exiles.
X-Rays - These are being used in this story to diagnose the extent...
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