• Ike dreams about his ex-wife.
• Ike hears a noise: it's a cat with his head stuck in a mayonnaise jar.
• Ike rescues the cat and it scratches him.
• Ike hears a woman screaming from the dump and goes to rescue her.
• A man is strangling Louise Loop and Ike helps her.
• The rest of the Loop family comes out to beat up the man.
• Chapter 2 begins many years ago and describes the unfortunate events of Paul Peterson's ice house.
• Omar Loop builds a bowling alley and slaughterhouse on the ice house property.
• Ike wakes up in the Loop's house and rushes him to go fishing with his boss, Alice.
• Alice has already left but Greer waits for him in another boat.
• Alice's husband is missing so Ike and Greer have to work overtime.
• Ike and Greer go fishing, take drugs, and talk...
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