The Sun Also Rises Book I, Chapters 5-6 Summary and Analysis

Ernest Hemingway

Book I, Chapters 5-6 Summary and Analysis

New Characters
Woolsey: a reporter from the press conference

Krum: a reporter from the press conference

Harvey Stone: an American; a drunken friend of Jake’s

George: barman at the Hotel Crillon

Robert’s secretary: worked on the magazine with Robert; left her for Frances

Paula: woman who was supposed to meet Frances for lunch

Summary
The next morning Jake walks to his office among the working class. After putting in a good morning at work, he goes to a press conference. On the way back, he shares a taxi with a couple of other reporters. When he returns to the office, Robert is waiting. They go to a restaurant to...

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