Cat in the Rain - Woman the Inequality Essay
A. THESIS STATEMENT
The author’s expression about the isolated life of the wife provides much more understanding about rights of women in the society in that time are not respected. It has been expressed by the desire of the wife, and the husband just ignored her.
In this paper I will go through this work and analyze the isolated life of the wife to understand that rights of women in that time are not respected and the marital problem of the American couple.
C. RESEARCH QUESTIONS
(1) What are the theme and context of the story?
(2) What is the background of the society in the work “Cat in the rain”?
(3) What in the work “Cat in the rain” can show the reader the inequality of rights of women? II. …show more content…
During his time in Italy, Hemingway was seriously wounded in the legs and feet by shrapnel. He was eventually taken to the Red Cross Hospital in Milan, where he spends part of the summer and fall of 1918. While cooped up in the hospital Ernest fell in love with a nurse, but their love affair came to an abrupt end, when she jilted him, for an Italian officer. Later, he used some of these experiences in his novel A Farewell to Arms. Despite his broken love affair with the beautiful nurse, Ernest married his first of four wives, Hadley Richardson in 1921. Soon the couple moved to Paris, where Ernest was part of the literary group later called The Lost Generation.