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Describe the relationship between Cory and Troy in Fences.

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The question is correct in identifying the parental relationship as one where there is generational conflict converging with personal difficulty in articulating emotions.  This is the setting in which there is challenge in the relationship between Cory and Troy .  In the end, this is what causes the rift between them.  Troy has seen life at its very worst, experienced what it means to endure...

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