Flashcards in Chapter 18 Deck (53)
Who arrived on the last day of the fiesta?
Big motor-cars from Bairrtz and San Sebastián
How many Englishmen were able to fit in one car?
25 Englishwomen in one
How did Cohn leave the fiesta?
What is Romero doing in the aftermath of his beating by Cohn?
In his room because he was badly hurt
What makes Mike flip over the table in the Cafe?
When he starts talking about how Brett has a beautiful, bloody bullfighter cause he is jealous
After Mike leaves Brett and Jake at the Cafe the day after the Cohn fight what do they do?
Go yet another walk and into the church
Why does Brett want to go into the Church?
Because she wants to pray for him. Romero?
Why does Brett decide to leave the Church?
The religious atmosphere makes her nervous
What is Brett's excuse as to why she's damned bad for the religious atmosphere?
Because she has the wrong type of face
When is the wind liable to go down by on the day after Cohn's beating?
Five in the evening
What nationality is the maitre d'hotel?
What has happened to Mike after he left Brett and Jake at the Cafe the day after the Cohn Romero fight?
He got drunk and is resting in his room
The last day of the festival what is the seating arrangement of the companions?
Brett in between Jake and Bill above the passageway between the stands and the ring
Where was the only empty seat in the bullfighting arena at the start of the last day?
The President's box but when he arrives the games start
How many matadors are on the last day of the bull-fights?
Three; Romero, Marcial, and Belmonte
What was Romero wearing on the last day of the bullfights?
A black suit and tricorned hat low over his eyes to hid his injuries
What did Romero give Brett on the last day of the bull-fights?
His cape which she spread out in front of her bu he actually wanted her to fold it
How did Romero give his cape extra weight in the wind?
By pouring water over it and then scuffing it in the sand
Who got the first bull on the lat day?
How much did Belmonte get for his bull?
What is Belmonte's great attraction?
Working close to the bull
How long had the crowd stood in line to get tickets to see Belmonte?
How many bulls has Belmonte killed in 15 years?
Over a thousands
What did they say 15 years ago about Belmonte?
That if the wanted to see him you better go quickly while he was still alive
What conditions did Belmonte impose on his bulls as he got older?
That they should not be too large or not be too dangerously armed with horns
What was Belmonte sick with?
What happened to Belmonte as the day went on and the crowd jeered him?
His jaw came out, his face turned yellower and he moved with greater difficultry
How many bulls did Belmonte kill?
What did the crowd do to Belmonte?
Sneer him, shouted insults, and throw pieces of bread, vegetables and cushions