Faith Duckle is a 16 year old girl who was gang raped and attempted suicide, landing her in a mental institution. She suffers from the loss of her father, miscommunicates with her mother, and maintains a running dialogue with her constant companion, known only as "The Fat Girl".
Eventually, Faith's internal anger reaches a boiling point and she strikes out against the world. She commits a violent act and runs away from home, chasing after the Fartlesworth Circus.
This report prepared by Samantha S.