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The book A Farewell to Arms by Hernest Hemingway is one of the greatest love stories of its time It shows how love can preserve through even the worst of times This book is set in the middle of a war but is not a war story it is a love story This is true for a multitude of reasons The main character is Frederick Henry an ambulance driver for the war Before the war Henry meets Catherine Barkley and he falls in love with her before he leaves for the war A day never passed that he didnt think of Catherine during the war When Henry was escaping for the war his main concern was the safety of his love Catherine This are some of the reasons that help substantiate the fact that this book is indeed a love story set in war times Before going to the war Henry met Catherine through his friend Randini Shortly after he met her he realized he loved her and knew he wanted to spend the rest of his life with her They started to kid around and say they loved each other but they both knew it would take time for the words to become true They began seeing more of each other and became more attached Whenever they were apart he thought of her and wanted to be with her He didnt want to go to the war for fear of losing her but did because he knew he had to These aspects of their relationship support the idea they were in love with each before the war and support the overall idea that this book is a love story Henry went to help in the war as an ambulance driver He thought about Catherine all the time and thought about how she was and what she was doing He had time to think and realized that he was in love with her He wished
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