The House of Dies Drear
by Virginia Hamilton
The House of Dies Drear The Supernatural Quotes
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"Papa says you will do […] but I don't say it. We are going anyway." […]
"Carolina is for you. Stay back" (1.5).
"Carolina" probably means North Carolina, where Thomas and his family are coming from. In the dream Thomas predicts that a Pluto-like figure chases him. This comes true. Can Thomas predict things through his dreams, or is there another explanation?
The legend was that two slave ghosts and the ghost of Dies Drear haunted the house to this very day. (1.22)
Thomas finds this information in the papers his father got on this house. It definitely makes Thomas more excited to move in.