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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: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Which of these quotes depicts the angel's suffering?"He was lying in a corner drying his open wings in the sunlight among the fruit peels and breakfast leftovers that the early risers had thrown him."
2. Which of the following is a clue to the angel's age?His baldness
3. Which of these supernatural figures appears in the story?A winged old man
4. Where do people suspect the angel might be from?America
5. Which of these is an example of the angel's foreignness?His suitcase

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