What are three main events of Fahrenheit 451?
The first main event that takes place in Part One of the novel happens when Montag meets his charismatic, insightful teenage neighbor, Clarisse McClellan. She is a magnetic, intuitive young girl, who shares her unique view of the world and asks Montag if he is happy. Clarisse's question is the catalyst that motivates Montag to begin analyzing his life. Montag realizes that he is not happy and begins to search for answers.
Another main event in the novel takes place in Part Two after Montag has an enlightening meeting with Professor Faber. Faber gives Montag the green bullet and he heads home, where Mildred and her two friends are watching the parlour walls. Montag is filled with anger and desires to teach the women a lesson by turning off the parlour walls and reading poetry aloud. After Montag reads "Dover Beach" by Matthew Arnold to Mildred, Mrs. Phelps, and Mrs. Bowles, the women burst into tears and end up calling in an alarm on...
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