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Seven Day Story: Conclusion

Marcus Colvin for BBTV 7, Brantleberry In the early morning hours of Tuesday the fourteenth, the body of a missing cave diver was discovered about forty miles north of Exit 87. Caleb Dorne of Brantleberry was out on a solo survival hike when the worst of the worst happened; a troublesome encounter with nature ended in a broken leg. We recently visited Dorne's home and spoke with his girlfriend, Siobhan Clemens, about how things will change for her in the wake of this tragedy. As we made our way to the home neighbors waved cheerfully and kids shouted and played without worry. It never seems to get less unsettling that the world around us can be so utterly unknowing and carefree when one person's existence has been shattered just next door. We were invited in by a somber-yet-smiling woman who looked as if she had been interrupted while trying to sleep. She led us quietly into a sitting room with a sectional couch and two recliners of muted colors, and as we sat she retreated into the kitchen to grab drinks. A quick glance showed a familiar scene of family photos and nice end table ornaments, but nothing kid-related. "I always expected him to come home when he left," she starts. She sat glasses of water on the table in front of us before sitting down. She kept her eyes down on the floor as they welled with tears. "He had gone out dozens of times and always came back…