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by Kurt Vonnegut

Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 9, Section 30 Summary

  • A clerk asks Billy if he is going to buy the book or what.
  • He thinks Billy is reading something from the rack behind him on the history of oral sex.
  • When he sees that Billy is reading a Kilgore Trout novel, he tells all the other clerks to come and check out this pervert.
  • The cash register is next to a stack of old magazines, one of which has the headline: "What really became of Montana Wildhack?" (9.30.2).

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