From What Simple Things Come
Why is it that everything in life has to have a conflict? Whether it is good or bad, something has to trigger it. In The Old Man in the Sea, a character, named Santiago, fell into a conflict of inadequate proportions. He went out into the sea, searching to find something that might take his life complete, to maybe find some serenity. Not only did he find it, but there
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before his journey into the great unknown, he needed something a lot bigger. Santiago’s life was one great conflict. What helped Santiago with his conflicts, were the fish, the birds and the turtles. What Santiago’s heritage left behind, was a legacy of a man who had all the time in the world, who caught his biggest dream, and because of life’s little conflicts, no matter of the help he had, lost it.