by Kurt Vonnegut
Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 9, Section 28 Summary
- Another Trout novel is about a man who builds a time machine to go back and visit Jesus.
- He appears when Jesus is twelve years old and working with his dad as a carpenter.
- A couple of Roman soldiers stop by with a plan for an execution device they want Jesus and his dad to build for them.
- They build the device according to the Romans' design.
- A rabble-rouser is executed using the device.