The Old Man and the Sea
The Old Man and the Sea
by Ernest Hemingway
Advertisement
group rates for schools and districts
ADVERTISEMENT

Guide Mentor

Character Role Analysis

The Old Man as a Mentor to the Boy

The old man taught the boy how to fish. The boy loves him for it. That’s about as straightforward as a mentor-student relationship gets.


Next Page: Foil
Previous Page: Antagonist

Need help with College?