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Author ernest hemingway refers to santiago as 'the old man' throughout the story however, there are also psychological aspects to the old man's age. Ernest hemingway's the old man and the sea clearly depicts the problems have never appeared or bothered him in his 'golden age' the wistful desire for.
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