The number two is used ten times in the story. What is the significance of this repetition? Does it suggest anything about the characters' lives?
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The story revolves around the conflict between a man and a woman, who are faced with the decision of what to do about a pregnancy. They view the situation differently, and they communicate differently. Hemingway is demonstrating the "two" sides to every situation through the two individuals. He is also demonstrating the difficulties in a...
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