Archive | June 3, 2018

Love in the Time of Cholera (Chapter 32)

Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel Garcia Marquez Chapter 32 If anything vexed her, it was the perpetual chain of daily meals. For they not only had to be served on time: they had to be perfect, and they had to be just what he wanted to eat, without his having to be asked. […]

Love in the Time of Cholera (Chapter 31)

Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel Garcia Marquez Chapter 31 The next afternoon, just at dinnertime, the beautiful pigeon fancier saw the gift carrier pigeon in the dovecote and thought it had escaped. But when she picked it up to examine it, she realized that there was a slip of paper inside the ring: […]

Love in the Time of Cholera (Chapter 30)

Love in the Time of Cholera¬† Gabriel Garcia Marquez Chapter 30 Dr. Urbino justified his own weakness with grave arguments, not even asking himself if they were in conflict with the Church. He would not admit that the difficulties with his wife had their origin in the rarefied air of the house, but blamed them […]

Love in the Time of Cholera ( Chapter 29)

Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel Garcia Marquez Chapter 29 He had known for a long time that he was predestined to make a widow happy, and that she would make him happy, and that did not worry him. On the contrary: he was prepared. After having known so many of them during his […]

Love in the Time of Cholera (Chapter 28)

Love in the Time of Cholera Gabriel Garcia Marquez Chapter 28 Florentino Ariza always associated that scandalous event with the memory of an opulent stranger who sat beside him. He had noticed her at the beginning of the ceremony, but then he had forgotten her in the frightful suspense of anticipation. She attracted his attention […]