Mile 81
  Mile 81 Characters List:

 

Character Name Description
(911 Operator)  She answered Rachel Lussier's call from her office in Westbrook, Maine
(audience)  In Tulsa watching Vernon and Melissa wrestle. Gave them a standing ovation when they mooned a heckler
(big bad wolf) ('big bad woof')  According to Blake Lussier, the 'big bad woof ate Riddle Red Riding Hoop'
(bunch of teenagers)  In a horror movie Doug Clayton had seen. They stupidly went into an old, haunted house
(couple of friends)  Of Pete Simmons had gone to Disney World for the Spring Vacation
(couple of ten-year olds)  Friends of Craig Gagnon, who he claimed had gone to the abandoned Rest area on I-95 with him in the Fall of 2010
(delivery driver)  Travelling on I-95 he briefly saw Doug Clayton just as the station wagon at the Mile 81 Rest Area was drawing him inside but did not recognise anything was amiss
(despatcher)  At the Maine State Police Barracks in Gray, took Golding's last radio call
(driver)  Passing the Mile 81 Rest Area as Vernon was killed. Listening to Toby Keith
(driver)  Passing the Mile 81 Rest Area as Vernon was killed. Listening to Led Zeppelin
(Friends of Mr. and Mrs. Simmons)  Drank alcohol, sometimes too much
(friends)  Of Peter Simmons – all of them seemed to be somewhere else during Spring Vacation
(gangsters)  Characters on 'Boardwalk Empire'
(Good Samaritan, The)  Appears in a parable in the Gospel According to Luke, it was his story that Doug Clayton loved best of the entire Bible. He rescued a traveller others had passed by
(guy)  Driving a red sports car on I-95, blew his horn at Rachel and Blake Lussier
(hotshot young lawyer)  Doug Clayton told him the parable of the Good Samaritan
(Hustler girl)  Appeared in a gatefold hanging inside the Mile 81 Rest Area building
(kids)  Pete Simmons had heard them say the best alcohol to steal from your parents' liquor cabinet was vodka, because it had no smell
(lay preacher)  There were four at the Church of the Holy Redeemer in Bangor in April 2011
(lay preacher)  There were four at the Church of the Holy Redeemer in Bangor in April 2011
(lay preacher)  There were four at the Church of the Holy Redeemer in Bangor in April 2011
(Levite)  Passed by the traveller in the Gospel According to Luke
(livestock)  Julie Vernon and Amelia had a motley menagerie of livestock on their farm
(Maine State Police Unit 12)  He was ten minutes away, in Waterville when sent to backup Golding at the Mile 81 Rest Area
(parents)  Of the Rip-Ass Raiders, they did not know their children were playing Paratrooops From Hell
(people)  Called 911 to report the Lussier children standing near I-95 at the Mile 81 Rest Area
(Pete Simmons' grandfather)  During 2010 Pete hawked one of his cigarettes
(priest)  Passed by the traveller in the Gospel According to Luke
(Really Big Kids)  Had been using the abandoned Rest Area building on I-95 to drink, do drugs, play cards and play around with each other
(Red Eddies)  According to graffiti at the Mile 81 Rest Area, 'Red Eddies Rule'
(Rip-Ass Raiders, The)  A group of 12 and 13 year old friends of George Simmons in 2011, they lived in a suburb of Auburn, Maine. Normie Therriault was the leader. That Easter their favourite game was Paratroops From Hell, which involved riding their bikes over a 10 foot drop
(school nurse)  Asked Julie Vernon her weight when she was in fifth grade
(shitbrained yokel)  In Tulsa, had yelled abuse at Julie Vernon and her wrestling partner Melissa while they grappled in the Mudbowl
(someone)  Had cut the chain link fence at the end of Rosewood Terrace, allowing access towards the abandoned I-95 Rest area
(station wagon)  An entity or creature posing as 'a station wagon of indeterminate make and vintage' covered in mud, inside and out; and without license plates. Under the mud it was white. When Doug Clayton looked inside he saw 'awfully big' palms prints with 'finger-marks …as narrow as pencils'. The entity appeared at the Mile 81 Rest Area near Auburn, Maine in April 2011, attacked and killed Doug Clayton, Julie Vernon, Johnny Lussier and Carla Lussier. Pete Simmons burned it by focussing the sun through a magnifying glass, which caused it to burn and flee quickly into the afternoon sky; an inhuman growling sound issued from it as it began to burn
(teenager)  In a horror movie Doug Clayton had seen. He told his buddies that the door to an old haunted house was open
(traffic)  Swished past the Mile 81 Rest Area, some of it slowing as Trooper Golding had activated his cruiser's blue flashing lights
(traveller)  Rescued by the Good Samaritan in the Gospel According to Luke
Bingo ('Bing')  The Lussier family dog in April 2011
Brer Rabbit  Mentioned in passing
DeeDee  A two year old Spanish Jennet mare Vernon had paid $1800 for in the town of Clinton in April 2011 just before she was killed by an entity at the Mile 81 Rest Area. DeeDee was unharmed.
Jesus Christ  Doug Clayton took him as his personal saviour
Led Zeppelin  A driver on I-95 was listening to their music, turned up loud
McGruff the Crime Dog  Visited Rachel Lussier's school. She understood there was a man in the dog suit.
Red Riding Hood ('Riddle Red Ring Hoop')  According to Blake Lussier, the 'big bad woof ate Riddle Red Riding Hoop'
Rossignol family  Lived on Hyacinth Street in suburban Auburn, Maine in April 2011
?, Amelia  Gay partner of Julie Vernon, in April 2011 they lived in Readfield, Maine
?, Melissa  A member of the Twinkles, she was wrestling with Vernon when they both reacted to audience abused by mooning the perpetrator
Andrews, Al  A Maine State Trooper, he was manning unit 12 and was in Waterville when sent to back Trooper Golding up the April 2011 afternoon Golding was killed
Avery, Nick  Had been a Maine State Trooper but had moved to join the Oklahoma State Patrol and was with them in April 2011. He was an excellent Words With Friends player
Bieber, Justin ('the Beeb')  A poster of him hung on the wall inside the abandoned building at the Mile 81 Rest Area and was used as a dart board. He had a hit with the song 'Baby' in 2010
Clayton, Doug  An insurance man from Bangor, he was a lay preacher at the Church of the Holy Redeemer in that city. He'd had a severe alcohol problem for ten years from his late teens that culminated in a car crash and 30 days in the Penobscot County Jail, where he found Jesus. He was killed by an entity posing as a station wagon at the Mile 81 Rest Area near Auburn, Maine in April 2011
Clayton, Mrs.  Mother of Doug, mentioned in passing
Crosskill, ?  The Crosskill twins 'liked to jump rope (in tandem)' all over their suburban Auburn, Maine neigborhood. Pete Simmons thought of them in April 2011
Crosskill, ?  The Crosskill twins 'liked to jump rope (in tandem)' all over their suburban Auburn, Maine neigborhood. Pete Simmons thought of them in April 2011
Gagnon, Craig  A 10 year old friend of Pete Simmons, he'd told Pete about how to get to the abandoned Rest area on I-95 near Auburn| Maine. He said he'd been there in the Fall of 2010. He wasn't particularly imaginative, in Pete's opinion
Golding, ?  Jimmy Golding had 'kids of his own'. Sibling of Ellen
Golding, Ellen  Jimmy Golding had 'kids of his own'. Ellen five in April 2011
Golding, Jimmy ('Trooper Jimmy')  Maine State Police Trooper, he was sent to the Mile 81 Rest Area near Auburn, Maine in April 2011 and observed the aftermath of the killings there, including Pete Simmons burning the entity posing as a station wagon and the entity's departure. He had 'kids of his own', including Ellen
Keith, Toby  A driver on I-95 was listening to his music, turned up loud
Little, Edward  A name in graffit at the Mile 81 Rest Area
Lussier, Blake ('Blakie')  Son of Johnny and Carla, brother of Rachel. Lived on Beeman Lane or at 19 Fresh Winds Way, Falmouth, Maine. Four years old in April 2011 (born 2006 or 2007), when she saw her parents killed by an entity masquerating as a station wagon at the Mile 81 Rest Area near Auburn, Maine. He wore glasses
Lussier, Carla  Wife of Johnny, mother of Rachel and Blake. Lived on Beeman Lane or at 19 Fresh Winds Way, Falmouth, Maine. Wore glasses. In April 2011 she was killed by an entity masquerating as a station wagon at the Mile 81 Rest Area near Auburn, Maine
Lussier, Johnny  Husband of Carla, mother of Rachel and Blake. Wore glasses. Lived on Beeman Lane or at 19 Fresh Winds Way, Falmouth, Maine. In April 2011 she was killed by an entity masquerating as a station wagon at the Mile 81 Rest Area near Auburn, Maine
Lussier, Mr.  Father of Johnny almost certainly live d in Maine in 2011
Lussier, Mrs.  Mother of Johnny almost certainly live d in Maine in 2011
Lussier, Rachel Ann ('Rache') ('Rachie')  Daughter of Johnny and Carla, sister of Blake. Lived on Beeman Lane or at 19 Fresh Winds Way, Falmouth, Maine. Six and a half years old in April 2011 (born 2004 ), when she saw her parents killed by an entity masquerating as a station wagon at the Mile 81 Rest Area near Auburn, Maine
Mulder, Agent  On 'The X-Files' TV show. Golding recalled he wanted to believe
Rowling, J.K.  Author of the Harry Potter books, mentioned in passing
Scully, Agent  On 'The X-Files' TV show. Golding recalled she didn't want to believe
Simmons, George  Older brother of Pete, lived on Murphy Street in suburban Auburn, Maine in 2011. Aged 12 or 13 around Easter 2011 ee left Pete to go and play with his friends, dubbed 'The Rip-Ass Raiders'
Simmons, Mr.  Father of Pete and George. Lived on Murphy Street in suburban Auburn, Maine in 2011. 'Loved' vodka
Simmons, Mrs.  Mother of Pete and George. Lived on Murphy Street in suburban Auburn, Maine in 2011. She worked, so was away when Pete had his adventure at the abandoned Rest area. 'Loved' vodka
Simmons, Pete  10 years old around Easter 2011 he went on an adventure to an abandoned Rest area on I-95 near his suburban Auburn, Maine home on Murphy Street. After entering the building and drinking a small amount of vodka he fell asleep and, on awaking, was confronted by the drama unfolding outside, where an entity masquerading as a vehicle was killing and eating passing motorists. He used a magnifying clase to burn the side of the entity, which caused it to flee. Younger brother of George
Stratton, Dr.  Rachel Lussier's optometrist
Therriault, Normie  Leader of the Rip-Ass Raiders in 2011, he invented the Paratroops From Hell game
Townshend, Peter  Mentioned by the Gray State Police despatcher
Twinkles, The  A female mud-wrestling team that toured America and even travelled to Europe. Julianne Vernon was a member, as was Melissa
Vernon, ?  Julianne Vernon had 'big brothers'. They lived in Readfield when she was growing up
Vernon, ?  Julianne Vernon had 'big brothers'. They lived in Readfield when she was growing up
Vernon, Julianne ('Julie')  Born 1975 or 1976. Grew up and lives in Readfield, Maine. She'd spent five years touring with The Twinkles, a female mud-wrestling team. She weighed 170 pounds in fifth grade and 280 pounds when she died, aged 35. She was gay and lived with her partner Amelia. An empathic person in April 2011 she pulled over to see if she could help the drivers of vehicles at the Mile 81 Rest Area near Auburn, Maine in April 2011. She was killed there by an entity posing as a station wagon
Vernon, Mr.  Father of Julianne. Lived in Readfield when she was growing up
Vernon, Mrs.  Mother of Julianne. Lived in Readfield when she was growing up
Witham, Tammy  She and Pete Simmons got an 'A' for their ant-farm project in Febuary 2011

 

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