I Lived on Butterfly Hill Setting

Marjorie Agosin
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Butterfly Hill

Butterfly Hill is one of forty-two hills that make up the city of Valparaiso on Chile’s coast. Butterfly Hill is a warm, friendly neighborhood with houses across the top of the hill, and with businesses and shops at the bottom of the hill. Residents ascend and descend the hill on a trolley car, by roads, or by a series of steps and curving sidewalks. Butterfly is uniquely situated to have a beautiful view of most of the city, the harbor, and the Pacific Ocean. Butterfly Hill is the home of Celeste and her family, where the home they live in has been in the family for generations. Celeste loves living on Butterfly Hill, for its warmth, beauty, views, for the pelicans that always fly overhead, and for the fact that it is her home.

Valparaiso

Valparaiso is a city on the coast of Chile. Composed of...

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