Flashcards in The Old Man and the Sea questions part 1 Deck (20):
How many days had the old man gone without catching a fish?
worst form of unlucky
details of setting
Gulf stream Havana, Cuba
Smell of shark factory
flag on page one represent
represents permanent defeat or the lowest point in Santiago's life
how the boy helps the old man
get sardines for bait
carried supplies from boat
brought food for Santiago
what part of the old man was described as cheerful and undefeated and not old
old man's name
what interests the old man other than fishing
describe the old man's shack
relics of wife and pictures of Jesus
contains- bed, table, chair, place to cook on dirt floor
tough bud shields of the royal palm- guano
why does the boy say he is so thoughtless
he does not have water for santiago at his shack to wash and soap.
also must get shirt, jacket, shoes, and blanket for winter.
qualities of santiago early in the novel
doesn't accept easy help from manolin
does the old man have a pot of yellow rice with fish
no. just a recurring joke between him and manolin.
who is the old man's hero
what does santiago see on the beaches of africa
lion, represent peace and memories from younger life.
what nourishment does the old man carry in his boat that morning
water bottle in the boat. had coffee before leaving on boat
how many lines does santiago set.
how does santiago feel about Portuguese man of war
agua mala- you whore.
what does he eat all year to keep strong
egg whites of turtle eggs and drinks shark liver oil