Society In A Good Man Is Hard To Find

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The characters in ‘A Good Man Is Hard to Find’ are shaped by the society in which they live in. For instance, throughout the text, June Star uses phrases which would hurt people and would be considered disrespectful as natural sayings. When the family stopped by Red Sammy for a break, Red Sam’s wife seeing June Star said, “Ain’t she cute? [...] Would you like to come be my little girl?” In response, June Star said, “No I certainly wouldn’t [...] I wouldn’t live in a broken down place like this for a million bucks!” Some would consider this as an insult to them and their house but Red Sammy’s wife found it “cute.” In addition, when the Misfit told Bobby Lee to “hold onto that little girl’s hand,” June Star replied, “I don’t want to hold hands
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