Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist Setting

Sunil Yapa
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The underpass

The underpass is the first location shown in the novel, and where Victor has been camping for the past few months. This the location where Victor first hears the voices of the people protesting, from a distance, and is compelled to join in. Chief Bishop visits the scene later on, dismayed at the notion that his son has been living homeless in his dismal place.

The Peace-Keeper

The Peace-Keeper is a vehicle rather than a location. It serves as a makeshift gathering site for the police. It is named rather ironically because, although the intention of the vehicle is to keep the peace, it also serves as the meeting point where Bishop issues the orders to start using tear gas and batons on the people.

The intersection

The intersection is the main setting for the protest, and the site for the day of conflict and violence. It...

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