The Question and Answer section for Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
The lingering question occurs to the reader as the story closes and the narrator bemoans the old man’s impending death. Why doesn’t the narrator help the old man at least part of the way to the trucks bound for Barcelona? Surely everyone,...
I'm sorry, you've neglected to add the title of the story to your post. Please advise.
What particular short story are you referring to?