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The Diamond Age, or, Young Lady's Illustrated Primer - Bud Embarks on a Life of Crime Summary & Analysis

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Bud Embarks on a Life of Crime Summary

Bud starts to steal money by scaring "blacks" into giving him their money. After a few successful runs, he encounters of well-dressed couple with a baby and corners them. The man does not appear to be scared and speaks in a very peculiar fashion. Bud gets closer and threatens him by displaying his skull gun. The victim warns Bud that as an attacker, he will put himself in deep trouble if he does anything harmful. He refuses to give him any money. Bud blows part of his bicep away and the man finally gives him his currency. A few days later, a bunch of Ashanti guards land on the island and start searching the area for Bud. The criminal wonders if he should join a gang of his peers, but realizes...

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