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The Martian Chronicles

The Martian Chronicles

by Ray Bradbury

The Martian Chronicles The Old Ones Summary

  • After Mars is made safe and boring, old people come to retire there. 
  • Basically, Mars becomes Florida without the hurricanes and orange juice. 
  • It's a good thing this is a short interchapter.

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