Hemingway and Mary are Married

Cuba 1945

Erest and Mary. Image: mapmag

Christmas 1945 was a quiet affair with Ernest, Mary, and Jack exchanging presents, drinking beer, and singing carols sitting on the terrace in the hot, clear sunshine of Cuba.

Hemingway wrote every day with that clear view of the sea where the shadow of a shark could be spotted long before it reached the shore.

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Steve Newman Writer

Steve Newman Writer

Playwright, Historian, and Freelance Writer…