By 1937 amelia Earhart was the most famous aviatrix in the world, a modern female icon.
In 2014 we have suddenly lurched backward to 1937 and the world of amelia Earhart.
The house decays around amelia and Samuel, their world narrows and becomes mad, undealable with.
fem. proper name, of Germanic origin, literally "laborious" (cf. Old Norse ama "to trouble"), later assimilated with Roman gens name Aemilia.
amelia a·mel·i·a (ə-měl'ē-ə, ə-mē'lē-ə)
Congenital absence of one or more limbs.