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By Adam Sexton

ISBN-10: 0764586599

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The American does so. Later, while writing home from his quarters, the narrator muses about alternatives to his situation and fantasizes about sex with Catherine Barkley in a hotel room in Milan. In the officers’ mess on his way to see Catherine, the narrator gets drunk (it is at this point in the narrative that we finally learn his name: Frederic Henry) while the officers once again torment the priest. ” Commentary Again Lieutenant Henry’s desertion is foreshadowed, as he agrees with the soldier from Pittsburgh that they are engaged in a “rotten” war, then suggests (apparently without any guilt) a means by which the infantryman can opt out of the fighting.

Anthony of Padua is the Roman Catholic patron saint of miracles. He is also a patron saint of Italy. 32 CliffsNotes Hemingway’s A Farewell to Arms convoy a group of vehicles traveling together for mutual protection or convenience. fez a brimless felt hat shaped like a truncated cone, usually red, with a flat crown from which a long, black tassel hangs: the Turkish national headdress of men in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. bersaglieri (Italian) riflemen. Critical Commentaries: Chapter IX 33 Chapter IX Summary Lieutenant Henry and his fellow ambulance drivers establish themselves in a dugout across the river from the enemy troops.

He tells Catherine that he has never loved anyone before her but admits to the reader that he is lying to her when he says he’s never professed love to a partner. During this scene, the morning sun illuminates the spires of the Milan cathedral, perhaps reminding us of the priest. “I was clean inside and outside and waiting for the doctor,” Henry tells us in the next sentence, allying himself with the chaplain rather than Rinaldi and the other officers—at least for the time being. Critical Commentaries: Chapter XVI 47 Stylistically, Chapter XVI consists almost entirely of untagged dialogue.

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