by Kurt Vonnegut
Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 4, Section 21 Summary
- Billy asks where he is.
- A Tralfamadorian replies that Billy is caught in another moment in which he is on his way to Tralfamadore.
- There is no place for explanation, it adds: in each moment, we are like bugs caught in amber. We simply are.
- Billy tells it that it doesn't seem to believe in free will.