Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

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In the book Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe, please give a summary of Chapter 11.

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In Chapter 11 of Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart, there are two parts. The first part explains how the tortoise's shell looks like it has been broken into fragments and then put back together.

In this chapter, Ekwefi (the mother, and Okonkwo 's second wife) is telling Ezinma (her only surviving child) a story about the Tortoise. Tortoise is one who talks a great game: he is very convincing when he speaks. During a time of famine (when there is little to eat), the birds are invited to a banquet to be held in the sky. The Tortoise weaves his charming "spell" and convinces the birds that they should take him along; he needs their help, of course, for he cannot fly on his own. They agree, but when they arrive, the Tortoise (watching out only for his own good) tells the birds that they must choose new names in honor of this special occasion. They all do so, including the Tortoise, but his sly and selfish streak becomes obvious when he chooses the name "All of you." The men of the sky who have prepared the feast mistakenly believe that Tortoise is the leader of the birds, and they have prepared a feast for "all of you." Of course, Tortoise gets the best food to eat, while...

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