Study Guide

The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway - "Homage to Switzerland" Summary & Analysis

This Study Guide consists of approximately 60 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway.
This section contains 274 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway Study Guide

"Homage to Switzerland" Summary

Mr. Wheeler sits in a restaurant at a train station. He teases the waitress to have sex with him, offering increasing sums of money. He knows that there is no place in the train station for them to have sex and angers the waitress as a joke.

Mr. Johnson sits in a restaurant at a train station. He asks the waitress to run away with him on the next train, but she refuses. He buys expensive champagne and drinks it with the porters. He tells them that his wife is divorcing him. He tries to joke about the situation, but cannot pull it off. He goes for a walk because he feels bad about the divorce.

Mr. Harris sits in a restaurant at a train station. An older man approaches him. The man believes that Harris is...

(read more from the "Homage to Switzerland" Summary)

This section contains 274 words
(approx. 1 page at 400 words per page)
Buy The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook