Homework Help

a good man is hard to findomg i loved this story... please talk to me about it i have a...

user profile pic

rebecca032807 | Student, College Freshman | eNotes Newbie

Posted October 24, 2007 at 7:55 PM via web

dislike 3 like
a good man is hard to find

omg i loved this story... please talk to me about it i have a few things that i am confused about...

2 Answers | Add Yours

user profile pic

alexb2 | eNotes Employee

Posted October 25, 2007 at 3:46 PM (Answer #2)

dislike 0 like

What did you enjoy most about the story? What parts did you think were tough to understand?

user profile pic

e-martin | College Teacher | (Level 1) Educator Emeritus

Posted July 30, 2012 at 4:50 PM (Answer #3)

dislike 0 like

One of the most confusing things to me in this story is the family's response to the Misfit. When the Misfit tells the husband and son to walk into the woods with his henchmen, they do so without making any excuse or attempt to flee. The danger of walking to the woods should be obvious to them but they don't appear to recognize this danger. 

This is a confusion as to character motivation. The events in the story are fairly clear, though the action in the woods is more implied than direclty stated. 

Join to answer this question

Join a community of thousands of dedicated teachers and students.

Join eNotes