Like this study set? Create a free account to save it.

Sign up for an account

Already have a Quizlet account? .

Create an account

Sequence of Events


"Contents of the Deadman's Pocket"


Inside on the ledge outside of an apartment, on the eleventh floor


Tom and Clare Benecke


An important piece of paper has blown onto the ledge.

Event 1

The yellow sheet of paper blows out the window and onto the ledge.

Event 2

Tom crawls out the window and onto the ledge to rescue the paper.

Event 3

Tom retrieves the paper but is overcome by fear.

Event 4

Tom accidentally pulls the window shut.

Event 5 (CLIMAX)

Tom breaks the window and get back into the apartment.


When the paper files out the window a second time, Tom laughs. He cares less about the work now and more about his wife.

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again


Reload the page to try again!


Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

Voice Recording