Study Guide

Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 3, Section 14

By Kurt Vonnegut

Chapter 3, Section 14

  • Someone introduces Billy to the Marine major at the Lions Club, telling the major that Billy is a veteran and that his son is with the Green Berets in Vietnam.
  • The Marine major tells Billy that he should be very proud of his son.
  • Billy answers that he certainly is proud.