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Girl who has no seeing

a blind friend of Opal's.

Her real name was Thelma Downes and she lived near Opal's school on Mosby Creek road across from the Stewart Covered Bridge. Thelma is the only friend that Opal takes exploring and teaches about the animals of the forest.

Thelma Downes died in a fire near her house in the spring of 1905. She was 25 years old.

Scene 23: Voices in the wind

Scene 24: Playing with the girl who has no seeing

Day 47: The death of the girl who has no seeing.  

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