Cat in the rain - Cat in the Rain by Ernest Hemingway Plot Summary

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Cat in the Rain

She wants a table with her own silver.

The horse's entrails hung down in a blue bunch and swung backward and forward as he began to canter, the monos whacking him on the back of his legs with the rods.

His wife looked out of the window where the light had come on in the square.

The two different cats in the story might also point to two different women-one-the insecure, miserable, vulnerable and lacking attention,the other-content, secure and not lacking in love and attention.

In fact, since the beginning, Ernest Hemingway insists on the isolation of the couple that "does not know any of the people they passed" ll.

And this fullness is here symbolised by the intermediary of the cat.

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Cat in the Rain Summary & Analysis

The overcast, rainy weather gives a desolate aspect to the scene.

Which in many ways goes to define or identify her.

She laid the mirror down on the dresser and went over to the window and looked out.

The cultures mentioned in the story might also have a purpose.

Description: The cat is not just a cat.

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One explanation that scholars have offered is that the cat is a physical manifestation of the wife's desire for a child: "The cat stands for her need of a child".
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