Mrs Calloway's Attitude Towards Reading

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Growing up, Welty embodied many intense feelings towards reading. She began reading at a young age. Welty would not let her librarian, Mrs. Calloway, impede or dissuade her from reading. Although Mrs. Calloway wielded her “dragon eye” and “commanding voice” Welty--at the aid of her mother of her mother, managed to obtain a library card. Welty then began to recall her days after receiving the gift of her library card. She explained how, “you could only take out two books at a time” which explained her reading dynamic. She read books “two by two” in order to try to quench her insatiable thirst to read. She would rush them home in the basket of her bicycle just to be able to read more. This shows her dedication to the reading process.
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