What Is Meant By Free Will

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“I wouldn't have any idea what was meant by "free will."...Only on Earth is there any talk of free will.” The Tralfamadorians explain this to Billy when they take him to their planet and unveil their reality about space and time. Billy readily adopts this view, and he spends the rest of his life trying to convince the rest of the world that this is true. Authors often use their main characters to portray their thoughts. Therefore, it may seem that Vonnegut is trying to tell us that no free will exists. Vonnegut hints readers of this theme by giving examples such as when Tralfamadorians take Billy and Montana against their will. Another seemingly prevalent example is when Billy, among other Americans, was taken prisoner and treated horribly,
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