Love in the Time of Cholera

by

Gabriel García Márquez

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Love in the Time of Cholera Symbols

Letters

In Love in the Time of Cholera, letters represent the desire of various characters to either display or obscure the truth from others. Writing letters provides an opportunity for characters to reveal their true…

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Eggplant

Eggplant in the novel highlights the unpredictability and absurdity of human emotions. As a young woman, Fermina Daza is convinced that she hates eggplant, to the point of posing not eating eggplant as one of…

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