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1. 7. The family usually plays cards at 3:25

2. Silhouette

2.1. the dark shape and outline of someone or something visible against a lighter backround

3. Paranoia

3.1. a mental condition characterized by delusions of persecution

4. Regiment

4.1. a permanent unit of an army typically commanded by a colonel and divided into several companies, squadrons, or batteries and often into 2 battalions

5. incinerator

5.1. an apparatus for burning waste material, especially industrial waste, at high temperatures until it's reduced to ash

6. capillaries

6.1. any of the fine branching blood vessels that form a network between the arterioles and venules

7. Oblivious

7.1. not aware of or not concerned about what is happening around one

8. Sublime

8.1. of such excellence, grandeur, or beauty as to inspire great admiration or awe

9. Psychopathic

9.1. suffering from or constituting a chronic mental disorder with abnormal or violent social behavior.

10. 1. Some of the houses unusual qualities are that it always announces the date and time and it prepares things like meals for the humans that aren't there anymore.

11. 2. The five spots of paint are from where the other house burned down

12. 3. The people died in a nuclear war

13. 4. The house has been protecting itself from fire

14. 5. The dog is very thin and covered in sores because it doesn't eat any and it's injured

15. 6. The dogs remains are thrown in the incinerator

16. 8. At 4:30 the children usually watch the animals on the wall

17. 9. The name of the family that lived in the house was the Featherstones

18. 10. Some of the things the house tries to do to prevent the fire was it shut the windows and doors to prevent wind and oxygen from coming in

19. 11. The last voice to die was saying, " Today is August 5th, 2026"

20. 12. The warning the author was trying to teach was that fires are bad

21. There will come soft rains is about a futuristic house controlled by technology years later in the year of 2026. The humans were killed in a nuclear war and the house operates as if they were still alive. It cleans, prepares meals, and even announces the date everyday but nobody's home. One night, a fire was started and it destroyed the house and nothing was left.

22. The house was altar with ten thousand attendents, big, small, servicing, attending in choirs. But the gods had gone away and the ritual of the religion continued senselessly, uselessly. These sentences are the author saying that the house had all the mice getting ready for the humans and meals were being made but the humans weren't there to appreciate all they've done.