The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

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In the novel The Sun Also Rises by Earnest Hemingway, Discuss Jake relationship with Brett, Robert and Bill.

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hmm...those are all very complicated relationships. Although Jake considers all of them as friends, you can sense the animosity that he has towards Brett and Robert. This probably has more to do with Jake himself than with the others.
Starting with Brett, Jake and Brett have an odd relationship. Although Brett refuses Jakes advances, it doesn't seem as though he minds that much. It may be that they both know that a romantic affair is impossible given...

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