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Essay | Hidden Meaning and Other Realizations in Ernest Hemingway's "Hills Like White Elephants"

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Hidden Meaning and Other Realizations in Ernest Hemingway's "Hills Like White Elephants"

Summary: My essay interprets hidden meaning and other realizations in the short story, "Hills Like White Elephants" by Ernest Hemingway.
Ernest Hemingway's "Hills Like White Elephants", is a story about a doomed relationship. Hemingway uses symbolism, dialogue, and also setting to tell this story. Behind the words said by the characters, and sights explained to the readers, are hidden meanings that when analyzed, bring the story to another level.

Alcohol holds a certain amount of symbolism in the story. The two main characters, "Jig", and a man we only come to know as "The American" are sitting in a bar. The pair order drinks, and they also talk about them. Though the woman in the story is pregnant, she still drinks. From this, one could only conclude that she either does not care about the damage she is inflicting on her young, or that she doesn't realize. While carrying on a conversation about having an abortion...

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This section contains 1,872 words
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Purchase our Student Essay on Hidden Meaning and Other Realizations in Ernest Hemingway's "Hills Like White Elephants"
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