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Lie Down in Darkness
This is a story about the journey of two parents, Milton and Helen when they take the body of their daughter Peyton from the station and embark to bury it as they reminisce and narrate how things in their family got to this broken state. Milton is an average lawyer making what would be acceptable in 1945 and has a wife named Helen, though their relations have deteriorated a lot. Now he must sift through his feelings and the despair caused by the combin...