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by Kurt Vonnegut

Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 8, Section 14 Summary

  • An optometrist raises a toast to Billy and Valencia.
  • There is a performance by the same barbershop quartet that sang to Billy and Lionel Merble on the fatal plane ride to Montreal.
  • Billy suddenly feels upset by the song, "That Old Gang of Mine." Even though he has never had a gang, he misses them.

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