Book: The Old Man and the Sea By Ernest Hemingway
The Old Man and the Sea By Ernest Hemingway pdf free download the short story novel “the old man and the sea” is well known for literary fiction. Ernest Hemingway was awarded Noble prize in literature after this book. He was an American journalist, novelist, and short-story writer. This short story book revolves around an old man, a fisherman, and the marlin, a giant fish. This book is full of metaphorical expressions and well known for symbolism.
Book depicts the affiliations of an alone old man with the fish, he tried to capture the giant fish of the sea. In the first forty days old man has a child with him. But, after forty days the child hears a piece of news that a faraway a man has caught three fishes from the boat. The young child becomes sad when he saw an old man on the next day coming empty. Then the old man takes a deep breath and called the child.
He starts to teach him the lessons that he learned from forty days without getting a single fish. In the further forty days, he taught that child and make him strong enough. On the eighty-fifth day, they caught a fish and there is no way to express their joy. Then old man says” hard work never goes, but the hope is the necessary condition. The writer presented fishermen as optimistic and self-motivated. Overall it is an inspirational literary short story, and I recommend all of you to try this genre of literature.
The writer is a famous short-story writer and he provided another angle of writing the fiction to other writers. Also, he was awarded a Nobel Prize. He has a great contribution to American English literature. Also, he gave the theory of Iceberg. He died on July 2, 1965.