Jack Lund, Betty Lund, Ron Lund, Grandpa Skoro, Andie Murphy-Skoro-Lund
Scud (Franklin) Scudder, Old Man Murphy, Mr. & Mrs. Tsurumi, Pinky, Mr. Was
Gleason Twins, Ole, Mr. Boggs, Medical Doctors, Military/Gov't Personnel
Person-against-self - an internal conflict of feelings.
Person-against-person - the typical protagonist vs. antagonist scenario.
Person-against-society - the protagonist battles against the larger organizations of society
(or a system of beliefs held by society).
Person-against-nature - the protagonist is threatened by a component of nature.
Themes & Symbols
Spousal & Child Abuse
Fate/Destiny (ancestor blight?)
"What goes around, comes around"
Friendship, Love, & Loyalty
Memory Institute (Memory, Minnesota)
Explanatory Preface/Notes to Reader
Framework: Non-Linear Narrative Flow
The Notebooks - Journals & Letters
Time Shifts (Time Travel Element)