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The Cova restaurant in Milan. Strega an after-dinner drink. Critical Commentaries: Chapter IV 23 Chapter IV Summary Finally we learn about the particular nature of the narrator’s involvement in the war: He supervises a group of ambulance drivers. At the start of this chapter, he briefly discusses the condition of the cars with his men. Rinaldi convinces the narrator to join him in visiting Miss Barkley. And so at sunset, on the grounds of a German villa converted to a British hospital, the narrator meets two nurses: Miss Barkley and her friend Helen Ferguson.
Thus it is necessary to fortify oneself for such meetings. Finally, it is typical of Hemingway not to provide much in the way of physical descriptions of his characters. Miss Barkley, for instance, “was quite tall. She wore what seemed to me to be a nurse’s uniform, was blonde and had a tawny skin and gray eyes. ” Hemingway realized that this lack of specifics would accomplish two things: 1) allow his readers to fill in the blanks with their own details, making them active participants in the storytelling experience, and 2) lend a sense of universality to his characters.