The whole village is waiting to start the lottery. They don't know who will be unlucky. They all want the lottery to be over with to continue their lives. At the same time they don't want their family to be chosen.
Ending / Sullen
After everyone got their lots, they all open them. After a few moments, people start to question who got it. Until someone says Bill Hutchinson has it. Bill quite staring at his paper.
After the Hutchinsons were chosen, Bill and his kids had to draw new lots. Each called up and chose lots, each waiting to find out who will be sacrificed.
Tessie was chosen, she was surrounded by the village. She tried to protest as people started to throw stones. Her mother was crying, yelling it wasn't right or fair.