Die Heuning Pot Literature Guide
© 2014 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.


Life of Pi Part 3, Chapter 100 Summary Page 1

How It All Goes Down

  • The author interjects. He summarizes Mr. Okamoto's official report, which offers a few theories on the sinking of the Tsimtsum but says they're all more or less unverifiable. The cause goes unexplained.
  • In an aside, Mr. Okamoto commends Pi for his courage and endurance.
  • Mr. Okamoto also reports that no other story in the history of shipwrecks compares to Pi's.

back to top