Study Guide

The Wanting Seed Part 5, Chapter 9

By Anthony Burgess

Part 5, Chapter 9

  • Long after the women leave the trench, Tristram gets up. He's the sole survivor of the battle.
  • Tristram collects what money and provisions he can, and begins to work his way back towards the base camp.
  • Once there, he bluffs his way to getting transport, and sets out on his journey back towards London, England.