The Comfort Of Home Flannery O Connor Analysis

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In “ETRMC” and “The Comforts of Home”, Flannery O'Connor shows virtue through the mother's but this virtue is soon destroyed at the end which in this case is death. Flannery O'Connor tries to show that virtuous characters who are blinded by their innocence are not going to be the lucky ones in the story but instead the ones who commit horrible crimes don't have anything done to them. Although the mother in “The Comforts of Home” is killed by her son and the mother in “ETRMC” is killed by a civilian it still shows that virtue is treated poorly by Flannery O'Connor. In the beginning of “ETRMC” the mother is somewhat hated by the son and throughout the story that stays present but when the mother tries to be virtuous it backfires and makes the

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