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by Kurt Vonnegut

Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 8, Section 20 Summary

  • Trout would have followed Billy upstairs but Billy told him not to.
  • Billy goes into the bathroom and locks the door.
  • His son Robert is sitting in the bathroom on the toilet in the dark, holding a pink electric guitar.
  • Billy does not really know Robert yet—in fact, he is not sure if there is much to know.

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