Commonwealth Setting

Ann Patchett
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Los Angeles/Southern California

Los Angeles is setting of the christening party, and long time home of Fix Keating and Teresa Cousins. The four Cousins children live with their mother in Los Angeles during the school year, but after college none of live there with their families as adults.

Chicago

Franny moves to Chicago initially to study law, but after dropping out, it is where she works as a cocktail waitress when she meets Leo Posen. It is also the city Franny returns to after her relationship ends with Leo. After returning to Chicago, Franny reconnects with her former classmate Kumar, who promptly offers her a job at his firm, and eventually marries her. Franny settles in Chicago with Kumar and his two children permanently.

Virginia

Virginia is the birthplace of the older Cousins children (Holly and Cal), and where Bert and Beverly relocate to after their wedding. Following...

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