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The complexity that left me stunned lies beneath that simple plot that unfolds with the help of Hemingway’s characteristic style.

I think it’s about the changes we go through as we get older. It’s just the sheer arrogance of the young. Feb 11, Jessica Robinson rated it it was amazing.

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Apr 02, Jenna rated it really liked it. The capuccino was fantastic, the owner very kind he took us to Asti with his car! He does not realize that not everybody has that because he is blinded by everything that he has.

Reviewed August 16, Estratto da ” https: A man in the vastness of this universe; nothing.

Jun 03, Luke rated it it was amazing Shelves: I think the character you pick is fairly telling about your time and place in life. It will stay pulio you forever. It was not fear or dread.


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The human being trying to find meaning in the context of human nature’s absurdity; nothing. Forgetting about the fleeting essence of youth. However, I appreciate that he tackles difficult topics in a way that confronts the darkest aspects of the human experience. I loathe people like that. They’re so inexperienced, and that leads to the arrogance of thinking yn know everything, and have gone through everything already.

I loathe people like this. A god in the mind of the desperate who cannot feel his presence; nothing. My first thought was: Well there is nothing in this story that is praiseworthy or anything unique. Hemingway produced most of his illuminnato between illuminago mids and the mids, and won the Nobel Prize in Literature in My first five stars are dedicated to nothingness.

A Clean Well Lighted Place by Ernest Hemingway

But this ant got away, vanished, before I could shepherd it with a finger towards its intended place of execution. Inhe married Hadley Richardson, the first of his four wives.

He finds no comfort in religion anymore and even though he tries to go to another building, it is just not the same as the cafe holding light and a glimpse of hope. Oct 10, Yousra Ouail gene it it was amazing. The image of despair, loneliness, youth, old age, humility and reflection. What an existential masterpiece, with so many philosophical layers.


Rumours had it that the deaf old man attempted suicide the week before the story took place, and the young waiter, in his arrogance and intolerance, stressed to the old man who had no ability to defend himself: The younger waiter is insensitive to this and just wants the old man to leave. But I love the treatment given to the older waiter in the end, when he goes away from the diner in quiet refle I like to read this story with hemlngway Introduction to Literature students and then ask them which character they identify with best; the old drunk man, the older waiter, or the young waiter.

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