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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich


by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

Tsezar Markovich Timeline and Summary

  • Tsezar is smoking and thinking before marching to work.
  • He gives his cigarette butt to Shukhov.
  • At the worksite Tsezar heads to his office job.
  • Shukhov brings him his lunch later.
  • He discusses film with another prisoner.
  • After work Tsezar talks with Buynovsky.
  • He has Shukhov save him a spot in line so that he can get his package after work.
  • Tsezar lets Shukhov have his dinner.
  • He is thrilled over his package.
  • He shares some with Buynovsky and gloats over his haul.
  • Tsezar panics during roll call and Shukhov has to help him out.
  • He shares some of his food with Shukhov as thanks.