e! "gunfire! "Everyone, DOWN!" the teacher shouted"(page 5) "Not home. Don't run home. They will be going into the villages - run into the bush." (page 6) Salva is at school at gunfire starts and he has to flee his village.
Salva and his group encounter the rebels who kill uncle because he was the threat of the group.
Salva finally gets to the Nile River but at night when the fisherman go in tents, he doesn't have one and he gets severely bitten by mosquitoes.