"All this equality was due to the 211th, 212th, and 213th, Amendments to the Constitution, and to the unceasing vigilance of agents of the United States Handicapper General" ( Vonnegut 1 ).
"H-G men took George and Hazel Bergeron's fourteen-year-old-son, Harrison away'' (Vonnegut 3).
'' ' Harrison Bergeron, age fourteen; ' she said in a grackle squawk, "has just escaped from jail, where he has been held on suspicion of plotting to out throw the government'' ( Vonnegut 5 ).
"Harrison tore the straps of his handicap harness like wet tissue paper, tore straps guaranteed to support five thousand pounds" ( Vonnegut 6 ).
"Harrison placed his big hands on the girls tiny waist, letting her sense the weightlessness that would soon be hers" ( Vonnegut 7 ).
"It was then that Diana Moon Glampers, Handicapper General, came into the studio with a double-barreled ten-gauge shotgun. She fired twice, and the Emperor and the Empress were dead before they hit the floor" (Vonnegut 9 ).