Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?
[Connie] had the idea that he had driven up the driveway all right but had come from nowhere before that and belonged nowhere and that everything about him and even about the music that was so familiar to her was only half real. (94)
"—going to call the police—"
"Soon as you touch the phone I don't need to keep my promise and can come inside [...] anybody can break through a screen door and glass and wood and iron or anything else if he needs to, anybody at all, and specially Arnold Friend." (116-118)
A noisy sorrowful wailing rose all about her and she was locked inside it the way she was locked inside this house. (144)