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1. Jake Barnes is a veteran of what war? -> The war on drugs
2. How does Jake Know Lady Brett Ashley? -> They met in London when she treated him for a war wound
3. Why is Brett unwilling to be with Jake, even though she loves him? -> He snores terribly
4. Why do Jake and Bill Gorton go to Spain? -> To meet chicks
5. Brett tells Jake she was in San Sebastian with whom? -> A mutual friend of theirs from college
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