Review for Spanish Exam 1

Review for Spanish Exam 1 - El fray estaba apresado en la...

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Review for Spanish Exam 1 El Eclipse by Augusto Monterroso About the author: From Guatemala Short, satirical fiction About the story: 500 th anniversary of the arrival of the Spaniards in the Americas Envisions the meeting of the indigenous American and Western European cultures Main character: Fray Bartolomé Arrazola Setting: La selva de Guatemala Carlos Quinto—Charles V of Spain, grandson of Ferdinand and Isabella
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Unformatted text preview: El fray estaba apresado en la selva de Guatemala cuando decide a morir con tranquilidad. Se encontr en un altar. Un grupo de indgenas se disponan a sacrificarlo. Record que se esperaba un eclipse total de sol. Les dijo que si lo mataran, podra hacer que el sol se oscurezca. Pero, los indgenas eran ms inteligentes que Aristteles. Haban previsto el eclipse y mataron el fray....
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