THE HOLLOW MEN
Nineteen eighty-four was not just the year I was born.
On the night of January 17, 2012, Kristen Coolidge1
, home from college, talked and joked with her three younger siblings around the kitchen island while their mom, Mary*, prepared dinner nearby. The Coolidges lived in Newmarket, New Hampshire, on a quiet street lined with homes as old and picturesque as their one-hundred-year-old colonial.
Kristen heard the sounds...