Archive | May 22, 2018

Love in the Time of Cholera (Chapter 7)

Love in the Time of Cholera  Gabriel Garcia Manquez Chapter 7 Dr. Juvenal Urbino never accepted the public positions that were offered to him with frequency and without conditions, and he was a pitiless critic of those physicians who used their professional prestige to attain political office. Although he was always considered a Liberal and […]

Love in the Time of Cholera (Chapter 6)

Love in the Time of Cholera  Gabriel Garcia Marquez Chapter 6 The group from the School of Fine Arts began their concert in the formal silence achieved for the opening bars of Mozart’s “La Chasse.” Despite the voices that grew louder and more confused and the intrusions of Don Sancho’s black servants, who could barely […]

Love in the Time of Cholera (Chapter 5)

Love in the Time of Cholera  Gabriel Garcia Marquez Chaper 5 When they recalled this episode, now they had rounded the corner of old age, neither could believe the astonishing truth that this had been the most serious argument in fifty years of living together, and the only one that had made them both want […]

Love in the Time of Cholera (Chapter 4)

Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel Garcia Marquez Chapter 4 Fermina Daza admitted for the first time that her husband was right in a domestic matter, and for a long while afterward she was careful to say no more about animals. She consoled herself with color illustrations from Linnaeus’s Natural History, which she framed […]

Love in the Time of Cholera (Chapter 3)

Love in the Time of Cholera  Gabriel Garcia Marquez Chapter 3 Independence from Spain and then the abolition of slavery precipitated the conditions of honorable decadence in which Dr. Juvenal Urbino had been born and raised. The great old families sank into their ruined palaces in silence. Along the rough cobbled streets that had served […]

Love in the Time of Cholera (Chapter 2)

Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel Gảcia Mảquez Chapter 2 His daily schedule was so methodical that his wife knew where to send him a message if an emergency arose in the course of the afternoon. When he was a young man he would stop in the Parish Café before coming home, and this […]

Love in the Time of Cholera (Chapter 2)

Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel Garcia Marquez Chapter 2 His daily schedule was so methodical that his wife knew where to send him a message if an emergency arose in the course of the afternoon. When he was a young man he would stop in the Parish Café before coming home, and this […]