One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Fetyukov Timeline and Summary
- Fetyukov guards Shukhov's breakfast for him in the morning.
- He tries to scrounge a cigarette from Tsezar, but it's no go.
- Fetyukov picks up cigarette butts before work starts and Buynovsky yells at him.
- At the worksite Fetyukov keeps slacking off and Buynovsky yells at him.
- He is caught by Pavlo sitting down when he should be working.
- At lunch he tries to weasel in on the extra food that Shukhov scored, but doesn't get any.
- That afternoon he slacks off and gets reassigned to a new task.
- Later that evening Fetyukov is beaten for scrounging in the mess hall.
- He goes to bed crying.