What happens to Harrison Bergeron, and how do his parents react?

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Harrison Bergeron is shot dead on live TV by the Handicapper-General. He'd briefly tasted freedom, removing his handicaps and dancing merrily with a ballerina. But the rules of this totalitarian society must be ruthlessly enforced at all times, and so Diana Moon Glampers kills Harrison for his flagrant, very public act of disobedience.

Harrison's death is seen...

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