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The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World was very straightforward in expressing its message. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. They did not even have to clean off his face to know that the dead man was a stranger.

However, I did like the ending to the story, which I found to be the most interesting part of the piece.

Anonymous Tuesday, 18 September, This book would be a great read for anyone who wants an empowering story. The story starts when an unknown deceased body is found in a Caribbean beach. Anonymous Monday, 16 April, Hell if I know?!

El ahogado más hermoso del mundo by Gabriel García Márquez

It was about the intense veneration and admiration of these secluded village people for a dead man. Jun 22, Claudia rated it it was amazing. I feel the man that was washed ashore grew because his soul wasn’t in peace and in the book it says he looked sad. The men grow annoyed and chide ahogwdo wives for taking such elaborate measures for “a stranger”.

Soon their awe for this man empowers them. Unknown Thursday, 01 March, Read this short story while subbing for a 10th grade English class. Mundi Saturday, 06 April, When they laid him on the floor they said he’d been taller than all other men because there was barely enough room for him in the house, but ahigado thought that maybe the ability to keep on growing after death was part of the nature of certain drowned men.

In order to do so, however, they must prepare him for burial at sea and look in neighboring villages for any surviving relatives. Anonymous Tuesday, 30 August, The more stubborn among them, who were the youngest, still lived for a few hours with the illusion that when they put his clothes on and he lay among the flowers in patent leather shoes his name might be Lautaro.

My teacher in Spanish 5 gave us a pop quiz over this today because no one read it. Rather than adding yet again another commentary, reflecting on the vast richness of this tale has prompted me to ask the questions below. We will not remove any content for bad language alone, or being critical of a particular book.

El ahogado más hermoso del mundo

They noticed too that he bore his death with pride, for he did not have the lonely look of other drowned men who came out of the sea or that haggard, needy look of men who drowned in rivers.

Can you blame me? There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The women who had dressed him, who had combed his hair, had cut his nails and shaved him were unable to hold back a shudder of pity when they had to resign themselves to his being dragged along the ground.

For all of you who are like “gasp! Garcia Mudno, considered by many to be Colombia’s foremost writer, has gained much of his recognition by writing stories that operate on a mythical, almost allegorical, level. Anonymous Wednesday, 07 March, And so what it is about? Is it about how imagination can really never be reeled in? Anonymous Monday, 20 April, The kids call for the men of the village and it took all of them to carry the man up shore on the cliff.

View all 17 comments. Aug 29, Cassidy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Their spouses come out short, way short. The Matquez of Latin America. Feb 03, Maria Isabel Samonte rated it really liked it.

Then, in another interesting twist, they empathize with the extremely e, man: I loved this book. The men who carried him to the nearest house noticed that he weighed more than any dead man they had ever known, almost as much as a horse, and they said to each other that gxrcia he’d been floating too long and the water had got into his bones.

The children who gbariel see him imagine he is a ship. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. We take abuse seriously in our discussion boards. As he drifts closer to ahogaddo, they imagine he might be a whale. They had been playing with him all afternoon, burying him in the sand and digging him up again, when someone chanced to see them and spread the alarm in the village. That night they did not go out to work at sea.

View all 7 comments. Fascinated by his huge size and his beauty, the women then decided to make him some pants from a large piece of sail and a shirt gacia some bridal linen so that he could continue through his death with dignity. His works have achieved significant critical acclaim and widespread commercial success, most notably for popularizing a literary style labeled as magical realism, which uses magical elements and events in order to explain real experiences.

Want hemroso Read Currently Reading Read. The ha We have here a story. Not really similar to each other. Some sailors who heard the weeping from a distance went off course and people heard of one who had himself tied to the mainmast, remembering ancient fables about sirens.