The Old Man and the Sea, Ernest Hemingway
Ernest Hemingway

The Old Man and the Sea

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«The Old Man and the Sea» is a novel written by the American author Ernest Hemingway in 1951 in Cuba, and published in 1952. It was the last major work of fiction to be produced by Hemingway and published in his lifetime. One of his most famous works, it centers upon Santiago, an aging fisherman who struggles with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream. «The Old Man and the Sea» was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1953 and was cited by the Nobel Committee as contributing to the awarding of the Nobel Prize in Literature to Hemingway in 1954.
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Cynthia Docot
Cynthia Docotshared an impression20 hours ago
👍Worth reading

I love the depth of the story....
Overwhelmly sad😭😭😭
The story swept me away ....Away to the vast ocean😟
My heart broke 💔 and still breaking for the great old fisherman!

Heyder Quliyev
Heyder Quliyevshared an impressionlast year
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A beautiful allegory of our daily fight with fears, luck and wishes.

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b4053035711shared an impression3 years ago
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Someone might say book's boring , that there's nothing more than the old man and the sea. But for me it was pleasure reading this book. Like what he is going to do then? How he thinks he'll do that ? And finally will he survive ?!
I liked Santiago. I might say I would like to meet with him, of course if he wasn't a fiction. I liked that industrious, kind, experienced fisherman who love what he's doing for living. And how he treats to the sea world...

“But man is not made for defeat,” he said. “A man can be destroyed but not defeated.”
When the boy came back the old man was asleep in the chair and the sun was down.
finally salao, which is the worst form of unlucky
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