Flowers And Houses In The Handsomest Drowned Man

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Flowers and Houses In the story, The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a man washes up on shore and the village people find him and aquires that he has a face that looks like an Esteban. He is very big and very tall so it was hard to find clothing and shoes. The villagers use sails from boats as a shirt and they could not find a table big enough to fit his big body on. There are no flowers in the desert and the village is very bland looking. The flowers in the desert and the big, bright, colorful houses are created for the memory of Esteban. There is a desert with no flowers before Esteban, the desert is very boring and has no color. After Esteban’s ceremony the villagers plant flowers in the desert. The villagers
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