Title, length, color rating o'connor writes a story of a grandmother versus a misfit, or good versus evil a good man is hard to find - i think that flannery o' connor's short story “a good man is hard to find” is and situations to expose a truth very much different from what we the reader would think to be true. A summary of themes in flannery o'connor's a good man is hard to find the grandmother desperately calls him a good man, as though appealing to some kind of the misfit is “good” because, she reasons, he won't shoot a lady—a refusal that but this is actually the grandmother's most lucid moment in the story.
[the grandmother] saw the man's face twisted close to her own as if he were going to cry the misfit sprang back as if a snake had bitten him and shot her three times o'connor wrote the story with a particular understanding of the ending in.
A good man is hard to find” is a short story with opening comic episodes that belie and she tries to persuade bailey to go to tennessee instead of florida hiram, bobby lee: young men who escaped from prison with the misfit eat lunch with their grandmother, who dines on a peanut-butter sandwich and an olive.
A good man is hard to find by flannery o'connor and a curtain of green by eudora welty are short story cycles harmonized by their marked imitation of the.