The Things They Carried
The Things They Carried
by Tim O'Brien

The Things They Carried: At Least They Saved on the Checked Baggage Fees True or False

1. Which of the soldiers die at the beginning of the book? -> Sergeant Bilko
2. What stance on war does the book take? -> That it is the worst thing in the world
3. What does O’Brien say that truth is in war? -> A battlefield. Or is that love?
4. What happens to Curt Lemon? -> He dies
5. What does O’Brien call emotional truth? -> Bravery-truth