Ernest Hemingway

Author of Cuentos. Ernest Hemingway / The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway

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Ernest Hemingway was an American author, whose sparse, direct style of prose influenced writers all over the world. He was both the Pulitzer Prize recipient and the Nobel Prize for Literature recipient....READ MORE

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He felt as though he were hailing a ship.

Here's a taxidermist's," Bill said. "Want to buy anything? Nice stuffed dog?"
"Come on," I said. "You're pie-eyed."
"Pretty nice stuffed dogs," Bill said. "Certainly brighten up your flat."
"Come on."
"Just one stuffed dog. I can take 'em or leave 'em alone. But listen, Jake. Just one stuffed dog."
"Come on."
"Mean everything in the world to you after you bought it. Simple exchange of values. You give them money. They give you a stuffed dog."
"We'll get one on the way back."
"All right. Have it your own way. Road to hell paved with unbought stuffed dogs. Not my fault.

I've tried to reduce profanity but I reduced so much profanity when writing the book that I'm afraid not much could come out. Perhaps we will have to consider it simply as a profane book and hope that the next book will be less profane or perhaps more sacred.

I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know?

Practice any faith you wish. Got a ball field up the island where you can practice. I'll give the Deity a fast one high and inside if he crowds the plate.

All my life I've looked at words as though I were seeing them for the first time.

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