by Kurt Vonnegut
Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 7, Section 1 Summary
- Twenty-five years later, Billy gets onto a plane with his father-in-law, Lionel Merble.
- They are heading to an optometry conference in Montreal.
- Billy knows that the plane is going to crash, but he doesn't want to make a fool of himself by saying so.
- Valencia is waving to Billy and her father from outside the plane.