"Hills Like White Elephants": The Jilting of Jig

Hashmi, Nilofer
September 2003
Hemingway Review;Fall2003, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p72
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Examines different scholarly interpretations of the ending of Ernest Hemingway's short story "Hills Like White Elephants." Suggestion that the girl will have the abortion but will then leave the American; Suggested interpretation of the outcome that the girl will accede to the man's demands and proceed to Madrid where the girl will have the abortion in order to stay on with the man.


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