We are introduced to a society were everyone is equal with no advantage and those with special talents are given handicaps to cripple them to be like everyone else. A man named Harrison is powerful beyond compare and has been given to many handicaps to count and is always under supervision.
Harrisons familys tv session was abruptly interupted with an urgent message. An image of the powerful Harrison Bergeron appears on the screen. Viewers are warned he is dangerous and should refrain from reasoning with him.
Soon Harrison appears live on tv removes his handicaps with ease and claims himself emperor. He he appoints the most talented balerena his empress and plans to overthorw those who assign handicaps. Soon Harrison demands musicians play a song while he and his empress dance. But not long after the Diana Moon Glampers the head of handicaps burst onto the scene with a double barrel shot gun. Fires twice and kills the emperor and empress.
Literary term irony
Mrs Glampers then demands performers to put back handicaps. Harrisons act of heroism goes to waste and life resumes normal. \
Harrisons father soon notices tears on his wifes face. She admits to crying but due to handicaps neither remember a sad moment.
Irony-When Harrison is murdered his parent dont even remember