A Good Man Is Hard to Find by Flannery O’Connor

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I don't understand the part when Misfit says that she would of be a good woman if it had been somebody there to shoot her every other minute of her life. does he says that because he finds her...

I don't understand the part when Misfit says that she would of be a good woman if it had been somebody there to shoot her every other minute of her life.

does he says that because he finds her impure? Does he thinks that he is a men that kills people in order to clear their sins?

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A good question. Have you ever heard the expression "there are no atheists in foxholes"? It means that when things are tough, especially when people are in a crisis situation, people rise to the occasion. Think about how ordinary people became...

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