Set in a very hot summer day, Manuel Arguilla’s Midsummer is a story with a very short and simple plot. It is basically a story of a man meeting a very beautiful Filipina woman by the well in a sizzling summer day. It starts off with the man and his cart tied to his bull on a long dry road when he...
RICE by Manuel Arguilla
The story “Rice” is a narrative story describing the situation of rice farmers and their family in Hacienda Consuelo. It was when the social condition is only on the side of those in the higher class.
At the beginning of the story you can actuall...
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Rice By Manuel Arguilla
TANCIOCO, MICAELA A. 12/13/11 READING LOG #1 LIT02
Midsummer by Manuel E. Arguilla
The story is about Manong whom had encountered a girl in the mid-day of summer. At first he didn’t saw the girl. When he saw her, he got curious and started...
By: Manuel Estabillo Arguilla
Submitted to: Mr Benjamin R. Sacla
Submitted by: Denmark S. Ambucay
I. Writers Background
He was born in Barrio Naguilian in Bauang, La Union on June 17, 1911. He was the fourth child of Crisanto Arguilla and Margarita Esta...
Morning in Nagrebcan by Manuel E. Arguilla
It was sunrise at Nagrebcan. The fine, bluish mist, low over the tobacco fields, was lifting and thinning moment by moment. A ragged strip of mist, pulled away by the morning breeze, had caught on the clumps of bamboo along the banks of the stream...
Midsummer by Manuel Arguilla
He pulled down his hat until the wide brim touched his shoulders. He crouched lower under the cover of his cart and peered ahead. The road seemed to writhe under the lash of the noon-day heat; it swum from side to side, humped and bent itself like a feeling serpent, and...
Manuel E. Arguilla
He pulled down his hat until the wide brim touched his shoulders. He crouched lower under the cover of his cart and peered ahead. The road seemed to writhe under the lash of the noon-day heat; it swung from side to side, humped and bent itself...
Author: Manuel Arguilla
• Graduate of Education in University of the Philippines
• President of UP Writer’s Club
• Editor of Literary Aprentice
• In October 1944, he was captured by the Japanese Army, sent to Fort Bonifacio where he was tortured a...
Midsummer by Manuel E. Arguilla
The story’s plot (if there is any) was light. It was just about a guy (Manong) who took care of a bull and eventually met a girl (Aning) on the road. It was obvious that Manong was attracted to Aning mainly because of her figure, “The underpart of her arm is wh...
The peak of the summer
Are you aware of the beauty of the youth that glows with the unstained purity and the audacity from the vigorous freshness? Arguilla’s story of Midsummer depicts a story in which a youthful boy and a girl share the intimacy that developed with the natural inclination towar...
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