• The old library fell apart about five years ago
• MondolGroup got their foothold about three years ago
• Rill Parsons became mayor about ten months ago
• The previous librarian disappeared, and the spooky house was wiped clean by the feds, about six months ago. Cici, who had been animal control prior to losing her eye, was hired as the new librarian.
"I think there's something you want in there.
That's why you haven't wiped that house off the face of the earth,
and that's why you want Plaire to sell it to you."
"Since we're being frank, Ms. Stevens, please--allow me.
Those nightmares will kill you."