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One Hundred Years of Solitude

One Hundred Years of Solitude


by Gabriel García Márquez

One Hundred Years of Solitude: Quotes (Who Said What) Quiz True or False

1. “They’re all alike,” ??? lamented. “At first they behave very well, they’re obedient and prompt and they don’t seem capable of killing a fly. But as soon as their beards appear they go to ruin.” Who said this? -> Úrsula
2. “‘That’s the most obscene thing I’ve ever seen in my life,’ [Aureliana Segundo] shouted with a laugh that rang through the house.” What is he talking about? -> Fernanda’s nightgown
3. “One of these days,” he shouted, “I’m going to arm my boys so we can get rid of these shitty gringos!” Who said this? -> Mauricio Babilonia
4. “This one will be a priest,” ??? promised solemnly. “And if God gives me life he’ll be Pope someday.” Who says this about Jose Arcadio (II)? -> Úrsula
5. “Don’t be simple, Crespi.” ??? smiled. “I wouldn’t marry you even if I were dead.” Who says this? -> Amaranta