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  • The CASTLE OF PURITY Alternative


A man has sequestered his wife and three children in their home for 18 years, never permitting them contact with the outside world of sin and corruption. Eventually they rebel, driving the father to increasingly brutal countermeasures that do nothing for the tradition of togetherness. Based on a news item.

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