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by Kurt Vonnegut

Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 9, Section 19 Summary

  • Billy wakes up to see a middle-aged German couple speaking softly to the horses who have been drawing his wagon.
  • The animals are absolutely miserable: their hooves have been broken by the ruins of the city and they are insane with thirst. Every step has been agony for them.

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