What is the resolution in "The Killers" by Ernest Hemingway? 

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"The Killers" seems to have been intentionally left unresolved by the author Ernest Hemingway. Readers are left wondering what will happen to Ole Andreson. It seems likely that he will eventually be killed by gangsters, but Max and Al are "through with it," as Max says to Al just before they leave the diner. If "The Killers" is read as Nick Adams' story, then there is a resolution as far as he is concerned. 

"I'm going to get out of this town," Nick said.

"Yes," said George. "That's a good thing to...

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