A sound of thunder

A sound of thunder

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  • Eckels
  • TIME SAFARI INC. SAFARIS TO ANY YEAR IN THE PAST.YOU NAME THE ANIMAL.WE TAKE YOU THERE.YOU SHOOT IT.
  • Travis
  • Lesperance
  • We're here. Stay on the path at all times.
  • I can't do it!
  • RAWR
  • Whatever! Just go back to the time machine and wait for us!
  • The year is 2055, they have invented a time machine which benefited a new company, Safari Inc. Their motto is simple, you find an animal, we take you there, you shoot it. Eckels pays to kill a dinosaur so, him and a few other men go into a time machine and go back in time.
  • He stepped off the path! This could ruin everything!
  • Uh Oh!
  • As they arrive in the time machine, Travis explains the rules to the men. In no circumstance are they allowed to leave the path at all, and they are not allowed to kill any animal without his approval. Lesperance explains it could impact the whole world with the smallest animal or plant killed.
  • TYME SEFARI, INCSEFARIS TU ANY YEER EN THE PAST. YU NAIM THE ANIMALL.WEE TAEK YU THAIR.YU SHOOT IT.
  • As they were traveling through the area, the T-Rex finally approached them. Eckels realizes that the dinosaur is much bigger than he expected, and thinks the gun will not be able to kill it. As he panics, Travis tells him to return to the time machine using the path and Eckels runs back.
  • Please! I'm sorry!
  • *Sound of Thunder*
  • TYME SEFARI, INCSEFARIS TU ANY YEER EN THE PAST. YU NAIM THE ANIMALL.WEE TAEK YU THAIR.YU SHOOT IT.
  • Eckels is going back to the time machine but on the way back he steps off the path. He thinks there is no harm done, but Travis see's this as a problem and wants to leave Eckels in the past. One of the men persuade him to take Eckels back. Before they leave, Travis makes Eckels retrieve all of the bullets from the dinosaur corpse as punishment.
  • The men return to the year 2055, but things are different. There has been minor changes made to the world like who was elected president and the writings on the poster. They find that when Eckels stepped off the path, he killed a butterfly.
  • Eckels killing the butterfly impacted the present and how they live now. Travis does not listen to the remorse Eckels is showing. The story ends with "a sound of thunder".
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