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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: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. The old man's battle with the fish is a battle ofHope and change
2. What is a necessary part in the battle with the fish?Suffering
3. What can be used to comment on the present?Past
4. What implies breaking of one's spirit?Defeat
5. The man talks about the sea as if it is aWoman

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