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

The Things They Carried: War Fuzzies True or False

1. About what does O’Brien feel guilty? -> Killing a man
2. What story does Rat Kiley tell? -> Trollop of the Phat Dong
3. In what does Kiowa drown? -> Excrement
4. What does O’Brien tell us about what we have been reading? -> That war is really a metaphor for love
5. Why does O’Brien say that he started telling stories? -> To pass the time