This is the main setting of this story.
The Charm Bracelet
This is found in deep mud, miles away from its original location. It symbolizes a character's body.
This is the location of a murder and, later, a beating.
This is on the back of a character's soccer shirt.
This is one character's way station for what will come next. In it, dogs play with abandon.
The Wide, Wide Heaven
This is a comfortable and second location for a character.
Mr. Harvey's Underground Room
This earthen room is under a cornfield and it is where a character is brutally raped and murdered.
This location is behind a neighbor's house and where a character's body is buried.
Ships in a Bottle
These items represent a character's hobby and, after a murder, are destroyed by this same character.
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