by Kurt Vonnegut
Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 7, Section 9 Summary
- By the time they find the communal kitchen, pretty much everyone has left.
- There is only one woman, a war widow, waiting to give them food.
- She asks Gluck if he isn't a bit young to be in the army (which he is).
- She asks Edgar Derby if he isn't a bit old to be in the army (which he is).
- She doesn't know what Billy's supposed to be.