Fahrenheit 451- Part 1: The Hearth and the Salamander
The air seemed charged with a special calm as if someone had waited there...Perhaps his nose detected a faint perfume, perhaps the skin on the backs of his hands, on his face, felt the temperature rise at this one spot..Breathing?
Since I was twenty, ten years ago
*laughs* That's against the law!
Do you mind if I ask? How long've you worked at being a fireman?
Do you ever read any of the books you burn?
Nyree Mahiri #2-18 9/29/18 #35
*laughs* Good night!
Oh, just my mother and father and uncle sitting around, talking.
But what do you talk about?
What's going on?
As Montag returned home from work, he felt as if a person were waiting on the other side of the corner. There was. Little did he know at the moment this person would change his perspective on society for the rest of his life. Citation for Scene: (Bradbury 3)
Montag and the girl on the other side of the corner, who he finds out is Clarisse McClellan, walk home and start to have a conversation, asking each other questions. Citation for Scene: (Bradbury 5)
Montag and Clarisse arrive at her residence to see that all of her lights are on. Meanwhile, Montag is still curious as to why Clarisse would ask if he was happy. Did he not seem happy? Citation for Scene: (Bradbury 7)