Captain Pantoja and the Special Service - Chapter 8 Summary & Analysis

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Chapter 8 Summary

It has been eight months since his wife left Captain Pantoja and the task of awakening her son has fallen to Mother Leonor. Pantoja leaves Loreto for Huallaga. He is going to pay a visit to visit his old friend, Captain Alberto Mendoza. He and Mendoza attended the Chorrillos Military Academy together. Captain Pantoja continues his affair with the Brazilian. Pantoja has taken to having sex with new "specialists" as part of the interview process. By this time, Pantoja is completely obsessed with sex. Mendoza tells Captain Pantoja that other officers envy him his assignment with the SSGFRI. Pantoja assures Mendoza that the affair with the Brazilian is purely a professional arrangement. In reality, Pantoja is jealous of the time the Brazilian spends servicing other soldiers. In a strange turn of events, Sinchi learns that Pantoja is actually an army officer and begins to praise him over...

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