he smiled he showed a row of strong white teeth. How does the road trip function as a metaphor or symbol of this journey? "Yes'm The Misfit said as if he agreed. Note: Teachers might consider introducing this information the day before students read the short story. "If I were a little boy said the grandmother, "I wouldn't talk about my native state that way. Contents, it contains the following stories: The namesake comes from a 1920s blues song. O'Connor's story title was taken from the blues song, "A Good Man Is Hard to Find written by Eddie Green and popularized by the singer. She set him on her knee and bounced him and told him about the things they were passing. Interactive Student Journey, today's starting point? She pointed out interesting details of the scenery: Stone Mountain; the blue granite that in some places came up to both sides of the highway; the brilliant red clay banks slightly streaked with purple; and the various crops. The car continued to come on slowly, disappeared around a bend and appeared again, moving even slower, on top of the hill they had gone over.
American Studies at the University of Virginia ). The Tower was a part stucco and part wood filling station and dance hall set in a clearing outside of Timothy. "I wouldn't live in a broken-down place like this for a minion bucks!" and she ran back to the table. He had on a yellow sport shirt with bright blue parrots designed in it and his face was as yellow as the l shirt. We're." A good MAN IS hard TO find 147 The grandmother shrieked. He's going to be into every- thing! "Hep that lady up, Hiram The Misfit said as she struggled to climb out of the ditch, "and Bobby Lee, you hold onto that little girl's hand." "I don't want to hold hands with him June Star said. The shirt came flying at him and landed on his shoulder and he put.
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