Chapter 38

Adriatic – This sea separates the Italian peninsula, the Balkan peninsula, and the Apennine mountains. It is the uppermost arm of the Mediterranean Sea. This is where the Mendacium, the Provost’s yacht, drifts.

Volvo – A swedish car company headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden. Volvo produces a wide array of cars, trucks, buses, construction equipment, and some marine equipment as well.

Dell – An American multinational computer company based in Round Rock, Texas. Dell develops, sells, repairs, and supports computers and computer related devices.

Knowlton tries to tell the Provost about the disturbing nature of the video Bertrand Zorbrist requested be uploaded but is immediately dismissed by the Provost, not wanting to know anything about the video.

Manhattan – One of New York City’s five Burroughs. Though the smallest it is the most densely populated. It is the most populated area in the United States with a population of 1,585,873 living in a 22.96 square mile area, giving the island a population density of 69, 464 per square mile. It is one of the financial capitals of the world and is home to the New York Stock Exchange and the NASDAQ.

JFK International Airport  – This airport is located in Queens, New York and is operated by the New York and New Jersey Port Authority.  It is the busiest international air passenger gateway in United States, and it handled over 49, 292, 733 passengers in 2012, making it the 17th busiest airport in the world.

We learn the Bertrand Zorbrist gave Elizabeth Sinsky a letter that said “The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis.”, a quote derived from Dante Alighieri.

Carsen Winn


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