There is a village filled with villagers on June 27, its a beautiful day for everyone it is a normal day but the lottary is comming up soon with is ran by Mr. Summers.
Every family in the village goes out to find out about the lottery and who will win as they are gathering around the black wooden box witch is followed by Mr. Graves the post master. children gather stones for later.
The person was picked from the box and the person was Tessie but she doesn't want to be chosen and that this is unfair.
Literary Term- Irony
As she keeps saying that the lottery is unfair people including her son are picking up stones and Mr. Summers picks up the biggest stone.
Everyone now has stones and everyone including her son are pegging them at her killing her in the presses by stoning her.
The oppisite of what you expect. A fire truck on fire is ironic because the fire truck usually puts out the fires.