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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: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. Macomber "becomes a man" by shooting what animal?

A lion
A buffalo
His wife
A Chevrolet impala
Q. Margot begins to hate her husband because he did what?

Had an affair
Told her they were breaking up
Ran away from an animal that could have killed him
Shot himself in the foot
Q. Margot can't leave her husband because he is what?

Too rich
Blackmailing her
Her boss at work
The one who would get the TiVo in the divorce settlement
Q. Who has all of the power in Macomber's marriage?

Chuck Norris