Miller's Valley Setting

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Miller's Valley

Miller’s Valley is both a valley and a small town located in the hills and mountains of southern central Pennsylvania, about an hour from Harrisburg and some distance from Philadelphia. Miller’s Valley was first settled by the Miller family, and is a beautiful, staid, and welcoming place. Rural and isolated, the place, though easily accessible by to the outside world, has changed relatively slowly over time. Miller’s Valley is the childhood home of Mimi, and is a place which she loves.

Miller’s Valley is ultimately targeted by the government for a reservoir. While much of the town itself will be spared, the surrounding areas, including countless homes and farms, will be inundated with a lake that will provide both tourism and water for municipal use. Whereas Bud considers Miller Valley home because of his family’s roots, memories, and hard work, Miriam does...

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