The book was to be an account of what important Americans had done on the day when the first atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, Japan.
“IF YOU FIND YOUR LIFE tangled up with somebody else’s life for no very logical reasons,” writes Bokonon, “that person may be a member of your karass.”
“All of the true things I am about to tell you are shameless lies.”
Anyone unable to understand how a useful religion can be founded on lies will not understand this book either.