Study Guide

Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 4, Section 2

By Kurt Vonnegut

Chapter 4, Section 2

  • Billy goes upstairs, knowing that he is about to be taken by aliens.
  • He goes past the empty rooms of his children, all grown up now.
  • Billy enters his daughter's room, where her telephone is still hooked up to the wall.
  • The phone rings: it's a wrong number.