桃尻関係

桃尻と書いてもじります。哲学、地名、本の感想などを中心に書いていきます。

Hemingway

Hemingway, 'The old man and The sea'を読む

主人公はサンティアゴ(Santiago)という老人で、84日間魚がとれていない。一緒にいる少年もいたのだが、小屋でサンティアゴは少年と別れ、再び海に魚を捕りに行くということが中心にかかれている。老人は一人なので、その航海中に、少年がいればよかったの…

I read “The mother of a queen” , “One reader writes” by Earnest Hemingway

“The mother of a queen” This story’s main character was so selfish: the man who don’t pay the money for his mother’s grave in spite of coming the warming “if you don’t pay money, your mother’s bone will dumped on the public boneheap”, and …

I read “The light of the world” and “Fathers and Sons” by Earnest Hemingway

“The light of the world” This story treated the famous boxer, Steve Ketchel: In the station during waiting the train two men I and Tom met many people, and among two in this people, one was whores and so big, another was just ordinary look…

I read “Hills like white elephants” by Earnest Hemingway

This story is difficult what is white elephants implied and first of all I checked out the meaning of white elephants- “something that has cost a lot of money but has no useful purpose”(Cambridge dictionary). In short, on this story, two c…

I read “A canary for one”, “Now I lay me” by Earnest Hemingway

“A canary for one” This is the story two man who longed for Paris so as to set up separate residences came across in the compartment the American lady who are deaf and have a canary bought in Palermo for one. The American lady talked about…

I read “Big two-hearted river; part2”, “A pursuit race” by Earnest Hemingway

“Big two-hearted river; part2” This was the continues of “Big two-hearted river; part1”, this story was also written about the grasshopper, the trout and the camp. I’m also picked up the expression about the trout, the detail was written-“…

I read “Cross country snow”, “My old man”, “Big two-hearted river; part1” by Earnest Hemingway

“Cross country snow” This was the story about Ski, Nick and George did Ski. They on the way went to the inn, drunk and ate cake, they enjoyed the ski, talking about the places they longing-Oberland, Valais, Schhwartzwald… but they must go …

I read “The revolutionist”, “Mr. and Mrs. Elliot” by Earnest Hemingway

“The revolutionist” This story’s hero he was Magyar, a very nice boy and very shy, in 1919 he went Italy and then Switzerland so as to do the movements. He was delighted with Italy, the people were all kind, beautiful, but he didn’t like M…

I read “A very short story”, “Soldier’s home” by Earnest Hemingway

“A very short story” This story wrote couples love-he and Luz. After the armistice, he come to New York until he had a good job, and will meet Luz. Luz went back to Pordonone to open a hospital, and there was the major of the battalion mad…

I read “The Battler” by Earnest Hemingway

This story was as follows-A brakeman wham Nick who came from Chicago and Nik lit on the hands and knees beside the track. Then he started up the track until he could find the light of fire in a beechwood forest. There a small man who’s nam…

I read “The three day blow” by Earnest Hemingway

This story have related to “The end of something”, because the character in this story similar to in the character “The end of something” I felt. Nick came to the house of Bill in the blowing for three days. They talked about baseball and …

I read “The end of something” by Earnest Hemingway

The summary was as follows-In a lumbering town that had mill before ten years ago, couple Nick and Marjorie did rowing so as to troll rainbow trout. After trolling they pulled the boat high up the beach and talked about love with fire. Aft…

I read “The doctor and the doctor’s wife” by Earnest Hemingway

This story was as follows-In Indian camps, Nick’s father who was doctor and Dick who came to this camp so as to collect logs got row. The reason of huffy for doctor, Dick said the log was belongs to someone after washing and checked the lo…

I read “Cat in the rain” by Earnest Hemingway

It was rain today, so I introduce story about rain. “Cat in the rain” was so simple story as follows-two Americans stopping at the hotel, found a cat under their window that was crouched under one of the green tables. American’s wife wante…

I read “Indian Camp” by Earnest Hemingway

In short, this story was as follows-one son Nick and his father who is doctor and uncle George with Indians went to Indian camp by rowboat to do surgeon one woman. One woman was in the phase of trying to have her baby. Woman’s husband was …

I read “A clean, well-lighted place" by Ernest Hemingway

The title made me try to read this story. The summary of this story like next- at late night only an old man sat in the café who having many money, but recently tried to suicide. Two waiter, one wanted to go home because wife waiting him, …

I read “The Killers” by Ernest Hemingway

In short, this story two men who looking for Swede who had been a heavyweight prizefighter to kill entered into a lunch-room and waited Swede, two men banded two people, the one was a cook on this shop, the others was a customer who happen…