This part was taking from the text by Ernest Hemingway «A Canary For One».
This part tell us about a trip of American Lady thought the Italy and France. We don;t know the aim of her trip and the description of places where the train stopped only in one paragraph we see her speaking to unknown opponent about her last buying.
Thought the context we can understand that she bought a bird. The author described different views that American Lady saw. At the one station she saw tall negro soldiers contrasted with short white sergeant on her way to Avignon she saw burning farmhouse at the field.
The whole atmosphere of this part of text is enigmatic. This part of the text is enigmatic.