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Analysis Of The Story 'Hills Like White Elephants'

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The story “Hills like White Elephants” begins by the introduction of the story’s setting wherein they are in a train station outside the building. The main characters are the American who is a man, and a woman named Jig who is assumed to be his girlfriend is at the table in the shade that are waiting for a train to Madrid. It is a day with hot weather and they decided to order some beer. As the story goes by and as their conversation continues, the girl remarks that the hills nearby looks like white elephants to which the American replied that he had not seen one. They ordered another drinks and continue their bickering and argument. The American said that they should enjoy themselves, to have a fine time and the girl withdraw her comment
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