Study Guide

Slaughterhouse-Five Chapter 6, Section 14

By Kurt Vonnegut

Chapter 6, Section 14

  • The British colonel tells all the American prisoners about his hygiene regimen.
  • Then he tells them that he envies the Americans for heading to Dresden, which, he hears, is a beautiful city.
  • The British colonel wraps up by reassuring everyone that they don't have to worry about bombs in Dresden because it is of no significant military importance.