Finca Famous Quotes & Sayings

2 Finca Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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One cat just leads to another.
[Letter from Finca Vigia, Cuba, to his first wife, Elizabeth Hadley Richardson (1943).]
Ernest Hemingway, Finca Sayings By Ernest Hemingway,: One cat just leads to another.[Letter from Finca Vigia, Cuba, to his first wife, Elizabeth
Outside the gates of the finca, watching the passing rows of tin-roofed shacks which represented the residential section of San Francisco de Paula, I began to think about The Old Man and the Sea, and I realized it was Ernest's counterattack against those who had assaulted him for Across the River. It was an absolutely perfect counterattack and I envisioned a row of snickering carpies bearing the likenesses of Dwight Macdonald and Louis Kronenberger and E.B. White, who in the midst of cackling, "Through! Washed Up! Kaput!" suddenly grab their groins and keel over. It is a rather elementary military axiom that he who attacks must anticipate the counterattack, but the critics, poor boys, would never make General Staff. As Ernest once said, "One battle doesn't make a campaign but critics treat one book, good or bad, like a whole goddamn war.A. E. Hotchner Finca Sayings By A. E. Hotchner: Outside the gates of the finca, watching the passing rows of tin-roofed shacks which represented