Nick opened the door and went into the room. Ole Anderson was lying on
the bed with all his clothes on. He had been a heavyweight prizefighter and
he was too long for the bed. He lay with his head on two pillows. He did not
look at Nick.
“What was it?” he asked.
“I was up at Henry’s,” Nick said, “and two fellows came in and tied up me
and the cook, and they said they were going to kill you.”(sid 66)
The Killers av Ernest Hemingway ingår i novellsamlingen Men Without Women och har även blivit filmatiserad. Max och Al vill äta frukost på en lunchbar i Chicago runt 1920. De binder fast ägaren Nick. De vill döda den svenske Ole Andreson som bor på pensionat i staden.
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