Parody Of An Angel

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A Parody of An Angel “A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings” is a short fiction story written by Gabriel Garcia Marquez in 1955. The story contains many of the elements that define his great novels. The reason behind liking this story is the unique way of its writing style. Marquez’s style is poetic and dreamlike, even describing worldly things. The story is both disheartening, because of the brutality and callousness of the humans involved, and slightly encouraging, because the winged man bears his suffering with such patience until he wins his freedom in the end. Here, the writer tries to portray the themes of abuse and brutality when society discriminates the man with enormous wings. The story begins with two characters named Pelayo and

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