by Kurt Vonnegut
Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 5, Section 26 Summary
- Billy's mother tells Rosewater that Billy is engaged to a rich girl, which is some comfort.
- Billy falls asleep under his blanket.
- When he wakes up, he's back at the prison with Edgar Derby reading next to his bed.
- Billy thinks of his memory of Edgar Derby getting shot by a firing squad at the end of the war.