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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 of -> Hope 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 the breaking of one's spirit? -> Defeat
5. The man talks about the sea as if it is a -> Woman