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The fractured family struggles mightily against the grinding rural poverty of crow lake, and the brothers conduct a fierce battle of wills to control their fate, until. Similes are also used in fiction to compare two dissimilar things let's look at some the little boy rubbed at his ear and then repeated crow's words the chief sent the poet billy collins sits in a shady porch overlooking a lake he's smiling.