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The Silence of the Llano

The people whispered that the silence of the llano had taken Rafael's soul, and they respected his right to live alone. They knew the hurt he suffered. The setting of the story is so pervasive...

Latest answer posted July 26, 2019, 12:50 pm (UTC)

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The Silence of the Llano

The Need for Human Interaction and Love to Prevent Silence and Isolation When Rafael’s parents die when he is just fifteen, he must become used to the incredible silence that surrounds him on the...

Latest answer posted July 26, 2019, 1:15 pm (UTC)

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The Silence of the Llano

In this story, a man named Rafael lives on the llano, a grassy plain without trees, common in South America. His parents died as a result of a tragic accident when he was just fifteen. Whenever...

Latest answer posted July 26, 2019, 12:03 pm (UTC)

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The Silence of the Llano

Rafael Rafael's parents died suddenly, stranded in a winter storm, when he was fifteen, and he has lived alone on their ranch on the llano ever since. Whenever he goes to the nearest town, Las...

Latest answer posted July 26, 2019, 12:24 pm (UTC)

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The Silence of the Llano

It is notable that the red of his wife's blood is the last real color that Rafael seems to register. Before that, she planted flowers and vegetables in her garden, harvesting the green vegetables...

Latest answer posted July 26, 2019, 2:22 pm (UTC)

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