"As Salva watched, one of the men aimed his gun at Uncle. Three shots rang out. Then the men ran away. They buried Uncle in a hole about two feet deep, a hole that had already been made by some kind of animal. (Park, pg.63-64)"
"The soldiers fired their guns into the air and chased the people away from the camp. But once they were beyond the area surrounding the camp, the soldiers continued to drive them onward, shooting and shouting. (Park, pg. 74)"
"The Gilo was well known for something else too. Crocodiles...Later he would learn that thousands of people had died trying to cross the river that day, drowned or shot or attacked by crocodiles. (Park, pg. 75, 79)"