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The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World

The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World

by Gabriel García Márquez

The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

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Q. This story explores what it means to be


Great
Sad
Alone
Feared
Hated
Q. The dead man has a transformative effect on the


Village
City
School
Temple
County
Q. Masculinity is defined by all except


Petiteness
Compassion
Strength
Leadership
Humility
Q. This story explores the blurring between


Men/women
Myth/reality
Awake/asleep
Hope/fear
Adult/children
Q. The community is united through desire for


Improvement
Food
Water
Penicillin
Clean air
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