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Lily Rumfoord in Slaughterhouse-Five

By Kurt Vonnegut

Lily Rumfoord

Lily Rumfoord is, along with Maggie White, is a hot-but-dumb woman who attaches herself to a powerful man. She is the 23-year-old wife of 70-year-old Bertram Copeland Rumfoord. She brings him books for his work but barely knows how to read herself.