_____  – n. place where you received the news that a loved one or ones died:
Who knows why she assumed that every mundane detail of the _____ would remain in her memory? Was it just that those early moments of shock brought everything she had ever taken for granted into surreal relief? As she realized how rapidly details dissolved into _____s, she obsessively documented the site’s less obvious attributes in as many media as possible.
Illustrative rubbings of textures from an _____