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A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings

A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings

by Gabriel García Márquez

A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings: Quotes (What Was Said) True or False

1. Who said, "He's an angel [. . . .] He must have been coming for the child, but the poor fellow is so old that the rain knocked him down"?→The wise neighbor woman
2. Who suggested that the angel be put out to stud?→Elisenda
3. Who couldn't understand why all humans didn't have wings?→The doctor
4. Who warns the crowd against the risks of being naïve?→Elisenda
5. Who said that it was "awful living in a hell full of angels"?→Father Gonzaga

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