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Before the events of "After", Tessa's parents had a rough relationship. After many fights, Richard left Carol and never came back. From outside as Tessa says - The house from outside looked so small and simple, but inside the house, it was clean and in every room Carol placed aromatic candles.
- There is a greenhouse on the property that Tessa would flee to whenever Richard and Carol would fight. It is noted to have several cracked spots in the ceiling.