by Kurt Vonnegut
Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 8, Section 11 Summary
- Billy invites Trout to his eighteenth wedding anniversary party.
- Trout comes to the party and everyone likes him.
- He chats up Maggie White, a homemaker married to an optometrist.
- Billy listens while fiddling with something in his pocket: a box containing a ring for his wife.