A young, cheerful man who works with Eddie in maintenance at Ruby Pier. He and his wife’s families are from Mexico, where many of their relatives still live. Eddie and Dominguez have a warm relationship, and after Eddie dies, he is the only person there to take care of Eddie’s arrangements. Dominguez becomes the new Head of Maintenance in Eddie’s place.
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...the countdown of minutes to Eddie’s death. With 30 minutes left to live, Eddie encounters Dominguez, a cheerful young man who works with him in maintenance at Ruby Pier. Eddie gives... (full context)
Chapter 36 (Epilogue)
...a season until it reopened with a new name—becoming a “badge of courage” for teenagers. Dominguez was given Eddie’s job, and eventually put Eddie’s things away into a trunk in the... (full context)