The people are gathering together and the men then see rocks in the corner. They slightly smile and hesitated to help the old man caring the black box. The people are getting ready for the lottery and families are choosing the boys in the family to participate.
During the lottery a man is chosen as a family to enter in the lottery. The old man is going through the names and making sure they have at least on person for the family. Finally, the papers are past out. Each man gets a folded slip and has to wait to open it, until everyone has one.
Tessie got picked! She is stating its not fair and her family is very sad for her. A person in the crowd stated,"We all took the same chance." The people want to get it over with and hurry up.
Tessie is now picked and the crowd is shouting to hurry up because they have better things to do than throw rocks at people. the crowd is going crazy and papers from others were on the ground blowing away in the wind. People picked up the rocks from the pile and were now ready.
Tessie is chosen and going to get rocks thrown at her. People stated they are going to hurry up because they have other things to do. Tessie got hit by a rock on the side of the head Mrs. Hutchinson was saying it isn't fair and screaming for Tessie.