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The Old Man and the Sea

The Old Man and the Sea


by Ernest Hemingway

The Old Man and the Sea: The Young Woman and the Mountains True or False

1. How long does the Old Man spend with a fishing line on his back? -> One minute
2. What is the Old Man's name? -> Santiago
3. Who does the Old Man wish were with him? -> The boy
4. Whom does the Old Man tell that he won’t catch a fish, because the fish are "too big for him and they go too fast"? -> Birds
5. What is the Old Man's sport? -> Arm wrestling