What She Left Behind - Chapters 19-20 Summary & Analysis

Ellen Marie Wiseman
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Peg takes Izzy to see her comatose mother in Bedford State Prison. She feels a twinge of guilt when she sees the scores of children visiting their incarcerated mothers. Izzy is allowed only a few minutes for a visit. She sits by her mother's bedside and regrets the missed opportunities she had to visit her. She says good-bye and painfully leaves her mom to pass away.

Back in the 1930s, Bruno vanishes within the walls of Willard from Clara's ability to track. She secretly tries to find where he might be for 10 months. Dr. Roach tells Clara she may never be judged sane enough for release. Clara endures months of insulin shock therapy. She attends a Valentine's Day Party where Bruno is in attendance, in disguise. Bruno has an escape plan and Clara commits to enacting it the next day.

The following day...

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