• Setting: – 2081 • Society is completely equal due the 211, 212, 213 Amendments to the Constitution – United States – Bergeron Home •Characters – George Bergeron – Hazel Bergeron – Harrison Bergeron • Handsome, Athletic, Strong, Brave, Rebellious, Idealistic – Handicapper General • Agents of this office strictly enforce the equality laws.
A ballerinas interrupts the TV program to tell the viewers that Harrison escaped from jail. She warns that nobody is safe because he is a very dangerous person.
As the ballerins is spreading her warning on the tv, Harrison busts into the studio. As he does this, he says, "“I am the emperor.”
A ballerina joins him and they dance and play music (also removes musicians’ handicaps). • The Handicapper General comes into the studio and emotionlessly kills Harrison and the ballerina.
Society returns to normal; no dent is made, and George and Hazel cannot even remember what happened