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Slaughterhouse-Five

Slaughterhouse-Five

by Kurt Vonnegut

Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 8, Section 17 Summary

  • All the people at the party comment on what good jewelry Billy gives to Valencia.
  • Maggie says Valencia already has the biggest diamond she has ever seen.
  • The diamond is the one Billy finds in the lining of his coat during the war. He keeps the partial denture with his cufflinks in his dresser drawer.

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