Although best displayed on the stage or the movie screen, the objective view gives a very real life feel to any fiction that one properly applies it to. Check out our Privacy and Content Sharing policies for more information. The man is desperate for his selfish lifestyle to continue.
His consuming attitude and cowardice do not evoke any respect but dislike and hostility. Everything in the story indicates that the man definitely wants the girl to have an abortion.
Only by sheer accident, it seems, is the girl nicknamed "Jig.
He insists on talking even more about the operation and the fact that, according to what he's heard, it's "natural" and "not really an operation at all.
He tells his story through conversations between the two main characters, the American and the girl.