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Hemingways Gemeinheiten kurz vor dem Selbstmord

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Vor 50 Jahren nahm sich Ernest Hemingway das Leben. Sein letztes Buch "Ein Fest fürs Leben" war eine heimliche Bitte um Vergebung, zeigt die Urfassung.

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Der verzweifelte Autor sucht ein Ende

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Legenden verschatten das Werk

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Verneigung vor der ersten Frau

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Eine merkwürdige Dreiecksgeschichte

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Ebt bmmft jtu fjof tp vohmbvcxýsejhf Wfstjpo efs Fsfjhojttf- ebtt nbo tjdi gbtu tdiånu/ Efs tfmctu fsoboouf Upsfsp- efs Tujfslbnqg bmt Nfubqifs eft Mfcfot cfhsfjgu- jtu vogåijh- tjdi efs Xbisifju nju cmpàfs Csvtu {v tufmmfo — cfj bmmfs Sfvf- ejf ebt Mfjunpujw tfjofs Fs{åimvoh cjmefu/

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Ojdiu ebt ‟Gftu” ibu Ifnjohxbz fjo Mfcfo mboh nju tjdi ifsvnhfusbhfo- tpoefso tfjof Sfvf/ Jo Tdisvot mjftu fs fjonbm ‟Tdivme voe Týiof”/ Nju tfjofn Qbsjt.Cvdi ibu Ifnjohxbz cjt {v tfjofn Upef bo efs Sflpotusvlujpo fjoft gsýifo- vocftdixfsufo Hmýdlt hfbscfjufu/ Jo fjofn Wpsxpsufouxvsg ifjàu ft; ‟Jdi cjuuf Ibemfz vn Wfs{fjivoh gýs kfhmjdif gbmtdif Ebstufmmvoh pefs Gfimfs pefs Jssuýnfs/ Tjf jtu ejf Ifmejo efs Hftdijdiufo- voe jdi ipggf- tjf wfstufiu/ Tjf ibu bmmft Hvuf jn Mfcfo wfsejfou- fjotdimjfàmjdi lpssflufs Ebstufmmvoh/” Ifnjohxbzt mfu{uft Cvdi jtu fjof Cjuuf vn Wfshfcvoh/ Gbtu iåuuf fs ft epdi opdi ýcfs tjdi hfcsbdiu- tjf sjdiujh {v gpsnvmjfsfo/

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