Monsters are do on Maple Street Accusing others of doing something there not Point of Anarchy
Not to BLAME
It doesn't matter if it doesn't happen to you mind your own business.
Maple street in the beginning it was a happy place, "Ill run downtown to get this all straightened out." "Wonder if floral streets got the same deal we got.
Monsters are due on Maple Street
Pete Van Horn got shot while trying to tell the towns people the news he had about the power.
"Blaming others for your problems is like blaming a donut for being fat, it was not the donut it was the choice." Jeff Gitmor
"Wait a minute now. You keep your distance all of you. So I've got a car that starts by itself well that's a freak thing I admit it. But does that make me a criminal or something? I don't know why the car works it just does.
People made choices in the story that they regret that they had made.
In conclusion conflict help to support the theme because it was the story that told us what the problem was and how it started when the theme / life lesson took place during the story.
Pete Van Horn provided the theme because he got shot by charlie. And that caused conflict.
Problem becoming bigger by blame and accusing others.