Blair - This character picks the protagonist up from the airport in the opening of the novel and they both spend most of the story unsure if they are still involved or not.
Clay - The narrator and protagonist of the story, who is eighteen years of age and has arrived home for Christmas vacation.
Clay's Father - This character goes to lunch with the protagonists at various restaurants, but seems more interested in business associates and new car.
Clay's Mother - This character is unable to communicate in any way with the narrator and seems completely preoccupied and inattentive to the children, as evidenced by this character allowing company of the opposite sex to stay in the house while the children are there.
Clay's Sisters - The narrator lacks a connection to these characters, one of whom he thinks is fifteen, and the other whom he...
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