1.docx - 1 The main topic of discussion between the man and the girl is never named What is the awfully simple operation Why is it not named What

1.docx - 1 The main topic of discussion between the man and...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 2 pages.

1.The main topic of discussion between the man and the girl is never named. What is the awfully simple operation? Why is it not named? What different attitudes are taken toward it by the man and the girl? Why?The awfully “simple” operation is an abortion. I believe the operation is not specially named due to taboo, the naiveté of their relationship, and the religious attitude (Catholicism) of the country they were visiting. The attitude taken by the man was extremely dismissive and uncaring, while the girls view was looking toward the future and growth. The man was content living his adventurous care-free lifestyle, while the girl was exploring the thought of having a family. 2.What is indicated about the past life of the man and the girl? How? What has happened to the quality of their relationship? Why? How do we know? How accurate is the man’s judgment about their future?The story indicates the man and girl are wealthy and have had plenty of time to travel. They speak ofhaving plenty of money, traveling the world, while trying many kinds of drinks. Apparently, their
Background image
Image of page 2

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture