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The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber

The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber


by Ernest Hemingway

The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber: You Mad Margot? Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. In the beginning of the story Margot is mad because:

Macomber ran away from a deadly beast
Macomber forgot her birthday… again
Wilson shot her husband
Her hair is getting frizzy
Q. In order to find the wounded lion, what/who does Macomber suggest sending in?

Chuck Norris
The gun bearers
Q. In case of a "windfall" what does Wilson always bring along?

A parachute
A double cot
A gun, Windfall means robbers
Q. What would Wilson lose if the authorities found out he had been shooting from the car?

His Xbox
His car
His life
His hunting license