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A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings

A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings

by

Gabriel García Márquez

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Antagonist

Character Role Analysis

The Community

This is a tough one. The story strays from a clear protagonist-antagonist relationship, because no one person steps up to be the main bad guy. However, everyone does their part in making the angel's life a living hell (is that possible for angels?), so we're going to call the community the antagonist here.


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