Charlotte often carries as hardcover lunchbox. The box symbolizes a sentimental souvenir from her parents. As a young child attending her first day at public school, this lunchbox was given to her as a special gift in addition to her learning how to make a PB&J sandwich, her first school lunch! Since her parents death, she hasn't been able to let go of her prior lifestyle, carrying it with her everywhere she goes. January 18, 1963, Charlotte is stuck with a never ending search for true parental guidance.