Journey With the Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha and his fearless followers at University of Mary Washington

Posts in category II.70

The End Of Quixote As We Know It

The End Of Quixote As We Know It

DQ’s Death These last few chapters marked the end of the book Don Quixote. It ended quite unexpectedly with Don Quixote dying after getting sick. The ending of the book to me was honestly a big disappointment. I really enjoyed the book itself, but it just seemed like the ending was very anticlimactic. I always pictured Don […]

Well its the End

Well its the End

So now its that time when we finally say goodbye to a good ole pal Don Quixote. Its sad to see him leave especially since he died, but i think that Cervantes made the right decision in killing Don Quixote.It made sure that no one could make fun of his lovable protagonist . Ive learned […]

RIP DQ

This is it. The end is here. After his many adventures of fighting windmills and legions of sheep, his heroic journey through innumerable encounters with ‘wizards’ and others wishing to enchant him, his travels are over. He made many friends and enemies along his path, but of them all, we shall remember his faithful associate […]

The end of don

I will remember don Quixote as someone to look up to.  Not because he went around fighting windmills and being the source of everyone’s jokes, but because he lived his final years carefree and not caring what people thought of him.  He did what made him happy, and didn’t care that others didn’t see it […]

End of an Errant

End of an Errant

This week, we were tasked with finishing don Quixote or more specifically, chapters fifty-six through seventy four. In these chapters, don Quixote and Sancho meet up again and go on a few more adventures before don Quixote is bested in combat by the Knight of the White Moon, and has to retire from being a […]

The End.

The novel Don Quixote comes is a sad end at the conclusion of chapter 72 of the second part. Our beloved hero catches an illness and ” comes to his senses.” I’ve pondered the reasoning Cervantes has for ending the novel in such an abrupt manner. Ive come to conclusions that he simply ran out […]

No More Don Quixote

No More Don Quixote

Don Quixote’s End The end to Don Quixote both annoyed me and made me happy. The first reason it annoyed me was because after all his adventures and their possible outcomes, don Quixote dies due to a sickness. His death wasn’t heroic or exciting it was boring and went against what don Quixote stood for. The […]