Johnny Got His Gun Homework - Cook Shaw Creative Writing Rabot Johnny Got His Gun Homework This prompt asks us to identify when Book I of \u201cJohnny Got

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Cook Shaw11/7/2018Creative WritingRabotJohnny Got His Gun HomeworkThis prompt asks us to identify when Book I of “Johnny Got His Gun” by Dalton Trumbo“clicked” for us, but I read a book with very little click in it. The strongest click I had while reading this Book I was on page 9 where Dalton Trumbo wrote “He drifted again. He was real hurt.” This set everything before it into context. The protagonist was drifting in and out of some sort of sleep-like wounded state. Maybe he couldn’t get out of bed. The story of the protagonist’sfather was not happening but it had happened and was on replay now. That set of rules took the function of a setting for the rest of Book I. I knew where I was, in that I was in the dreams or thoughts of the protagonist. The action was contained almost entirely in dreamy memory, and theinaction that the protagonist was forced into welled up into an awoken panic. But after the click

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