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  • Unique Relationship Between Santiago And Manolin
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    The Old Man In The Sea The "Old Man and the Sea" is a heroic tale of man's strength pitted against forces he cannot control. It is a story about an old Cuban fisherman and his three-day battle with a giant Marlin. Through the use of three prominent themes; friendship, bravery, and Christianity; the "Old Man and the Sea" strives to teach important life lessons to the reader while also epitomizing Santiago, the old fisherman, as a Hemingway code hero. The relationship between Santiago and the boy ...
  • Relationship Between Manolin And Santiago
    753 words
    Under close inspection, people have had a hard time agreeing what to make of Santiago's adventure in The Old Man and the Sea. Is it just a good fish tale? One brave man, one big fish, sounds Biblical, but is it? Are we dealing with allegory, or parable, or fable? If so, what is the parallel narrative, or message, or moral? Different people have arrived at different answers, But I believe that Hemming way is trying to show the relationship between Manolin and Santiago. How that to the world Manol...
  • Parallel Between Santiago And Jesus Christ
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    'There is never a simple key to any writer worth much attention, but in the case of Hemingway there is something that looks so like a key... that it cannot escape any informed and thoughtful reader's notice' (O'Conner 153). Ernest Hemingway was one such author. Very rarely did he summarize statements, therefore the only way to solve his puzzle was to take it apart and examine each components. One of the hidden elements that the reader must analyze closely is the parallel between Santiago and Jes...
  • Lions Santiago
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    In Ernest Hemingway's masterpiece, The Old Man and the Sea, he uses much symbolism to assist the readers understanding of the massage he is trying to portray. The Old Man and the Sea isn't just a book about an old man and the sea. There are many hidden meanings to it. Each element represents different things. The marlin, for example, represents strength, beauty and the last challenge we all go though. The lions in his dreams resemble youth, freedom, and also strength. Santiago, the old man, symb...
  • Santiago's Perseverance And Bravery
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    'The Old Man and the Sea " The Old Man and the Sea is a heroic tale of a man's strength pitted against forces that he can't control. It is a tale about an old Cuban fisherman and his three-day battle with a giant Marlin. Through the use of three prominent themes: friendship, bravery, and Christianity. The 'Old Man and the Sea's strives to teach important life lessons to the reader. One of the most important themes in this story and in life is, friendship. The relationship between the old man and...
  • Old Men
    645 words
    The Old Man and the Sea Essay choice #4 Matt RuweEnglish 332 Mrs. Anderson In the timeless novel The Old Man and the Sea, the hero is undoubtedly the old man, Santiago, whom us as readers become very acquainted with. Santiago is a hard-worker and perseveres through every problem nature brings to him. He is in the midst of a horrendous fishing drought, during which the townspeople laugh and ridicule him. Santiago just lets the criticism pass him by because he is confident that the fish of his lif...
  • Great Fish
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    The Old Man and The Sea Old Man and The Sea, a great book by Ernest Hemingway, is about a fisherman's struggle to save his career. This book is very different than any other book that I have read. It is different because this book doesn't have multiple events that happen in the story. Santiago, an old fisherman, goes out fishing and hooks a giant marlin. The book explains his struggle to kill the fish and bring it back home. The book symbolizes the struggle of the author to write a great book. S...
  • Santiago's Trip And Christ
    814 words
    Few writers have accomplished the task of captivating an audience by creating a Christ-like character. In The Old Man and the Sea, Ernest Hemingway achieves this task in his character development of Santiago. Santiago is a fisherman in the Caribbean who has had a successful and happy life, but has struggled for the last eighty-four day to catch a fish. He would then find himself in the greatest test of his life as he tries to reel in a great marlin. Though, his experiences in catching the marlin...
  • Fishing With Santiago
    590 words
    Title: The Old Man and the Sea Author: Ernest Hemingway Setting: This book takes place in Cuba in the early 1940's Characters Santiago- Santiago is a wise old fisherman. He has been fishing for many years. He loves baseball and is a big fan of "The Great DiMaggio" Manolin- Manolin is a young boy who is a good friend of Santiago. He brings Santiago food when he is hungry. He fishes with Santiago almost every day. Plot Summary: Santiago has not caught a fish for 84 days but since 85 is his lucky n...
  • Fishing For The Marlin
    1,114 words
    The Old Man and the Sea, (paper 1) This is a story about a man who loved fishing, the sea and life itself. His name was Santiago. Santiago was an old fisherman. He loves to fish and has fished for many years but for the past 84 days he has caught nothing. The other fishermen are beginning to laugh and put him down and say he is not lucky because of this dry spell. .".. Many of the fishermen made fun of the old man... ". (Hemingway 9) Santiago had one friend who stuck by him, no matter what, his ...

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