A Canary for One Questions and Answers
by Ernest Hemingway

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What is a summary of "A Canary for One"?

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In the story 'A Canary For One' three Americans are described travelling together to Paris on the night train. One passenger is a lady in middle age and the other two are a couple - much younger. The single lady chats most, anxious that speeding trains will crash. She also appears to have anxieties over marriage - in particular that of her own daughter - she feels that an American husband would be best!  However, unfortunately for her, her daughter fell for a highly eligible Swiss man whilst on holiday in Switzerland and the couple had suggested marriage. The lady made her leave for home back in America - a harrowing experience for her...

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