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Fantastic read. Hemingway is so much lauded for his sparse prose, I have frankly avoided his work. This is my only sampling of his work thus far and some call it his best. Whether Hemingway’s best or not, I cannot say. But I do know that I thoroughly enjoyed it.
I suppose some would think it a tragedy and find it unfulfilling. It seemed to me that Santiago was satisfied with his victory in the end and so was I.