Good Country People Questions and Answers
by Flannery O’Connor

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In the story "Good Country People" by Flannery O'Conner, which characters are heroic or admirable?

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I do not think any of the characters in "Good Country People " are heroic. Mrs. Hopewell is delusional and relies on broad stereotypes to divide people into categories. She decides Manley is "good country people" and is blind to the danger he poses to her daughter. Hulga assumes her advanced degree places her above everyone else, and she...

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