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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

1

Where does bad weather in Pamplona always come from?

From the sea over the mountains

2

Who does Montoya ask Jake if he knows?

The American ambassador

3

Who did the American ambassador invite to the Grand Hotel?

Pedro Romero and Marcial Lalanda

4

What was Marcial Lalanda doing when the American ambassador asked for him?

In San Sebastián with Marquez

5

What is Jake's advice to Montoya about Romero's invitation to meet with the American ambassador?

To not to tell him

6

Why does Montoya ask Jake about what he should do with Romero and the American ambassador?

Because Jake is American

7

What is Montoya's problem with foreigners and bull-fighters?

That they flatter bull-fighters and in one year they are through

8

Who is down in Pamplona that collects bull-fighters?

An American woman

9

What happens to old bullfighters?

They get fat or go crazy

10

What was Mike buying for Bill at the fiesta when it was raining?

Shoe-shines for Bill

11

How many shoe shines did Mike buy for Bill?

Twelve

12

Who was sitting with Romero when Jake meets him on the day that it is raining?

A Critic

13

What is the exact translation of corrida de toros ?

Bull-fight

14

What does corrida mean in English?

The running of bulls

15

What does corrida mean in French?

Course de tauraux

16

Where had Romero first learned English?

In Gibraltar

17

Where was Romero born?

In Ronda

18

How long had Pedro Romero been at bull-fighting?

For three years

19

Who was with Romero at the bull-fights?

His borther as a banderillero

20

How many times did Jake tell Romero that he had seen him?

Three

21

How many times has Jake seen Romero perform?

Once

22

Where does Jake say he say Romero perform twice that he never actually saw Romero perform?

In Madrid twice

23

How much does Romero think the next bulls weigh that he will be given on the last day weigh?

26 arrobas

24

What does the critic say about the horns of the last day's bulls?

That they got bananas for horns

25

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

26

What does Romero saw Bill looks like?

Villalta

27

What is the name of Romero's critic?

Rafael

28

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

29

What does Brett think Romero uses to get dressed?

A shoe-horn