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The Old Man and the Sea

The Old Man and the Sea

by

Ernest Hemingway

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The Old Man and the Sea Perseverance Quotes

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Quote #22

The boy is brought to tears by his admiration for the old man’s determination.

Because the story ends with the lions, and not with the fish, we see that Santiago’s determination is yet unbeaten.

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