Flashcards in Chapter 16 Deck (47)
When it started raining during the fiesta what did the people do?
Set in the covered seats of the bull-ring watching the Basque and Navarrais dancers and singers, and the Val Carlos dancers
Where does bad weather in Pamplona always come from?
From the sea over the mountains
Who does Montoya ask Jake if he knows?
The American ambassador
Who did the American ambassador invite to the Grand Hotel?
Pedro Romero and Marcial Lalanda
What was Marcial Lalanda doing when the American ambassador asked for him?
In San Sebastián with Marquez
What is Jake's advice to Montoya about Romero's invitation to meet with the American ambassador?
To not to tell him
Why does Montoya ask Jake about what he should do with Romero and the American ambassador?
Because Jake is American
What is Montoya's problem with foreigners and bull-fighters?
That they flatter bull-fighters and in one year they are through
Who is down in Pamplona that collects bull-fighters?
An American woman
What happens to old bullfighters?
They get fat or go crazy
What was Mike buying for Bill at the fiesta when it was raining?
Shoe-shines for Bill
How many shoe shines did Mike buy for Bill?
Who was sitting with Romero when Jake meets him on the day that it is raining?
What is the exact translation of corrida de toros ?
What does corrida mean in English?
The running of bulls
What does corrida mean in French?
Course de tauraux
Where had Romero first learned English?
Where was Romero born?
How long had Pedro Romero been at bull-fighting?
For three years
Who was with Romero at the bull-fights?
His borther as a banderillero
How many times did Jake tell Romero that he had seen him?
How many times has Jake seen Romero perform?
Where does Jake say he say Romero perform twice that he never actually saw Romero perform?
In Madrid twice
How much does Romero think the next bulls weigh that he will be given on the last day weigh?
What does the critic say about the horns of the last day's bulls?
That they got bananas for horns
What does Mike tell Jake to tell Romero when the meet in the Cafe and why?
That bulls have no balls cause he is drunk
What does Romero saw Bill looks like?
What is the name of Romero's critic?
What pissed Montoya off at the cafe?
When he saw Romero with Jake, a woman with bare shoulders, a big glass of cognac and a room full of drunks