What is the point of view in "Everyday Use"?

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In "Everyday Use," the point of view is first person. Mrs. Johnson, mother of Dee and Maggie, appears as a character in the story and is our narrator. From Mrs. Johnson's first person narration, we get her perception of her two daughters.

According to Mrs. Johnson, Dee and Maggie are completely different. Dee (Wangero) is confident and attractive. Maggie is shy and awkward. Maggie is reserved and feels that Dee has had a much easier life. "She thinks her sister has held life always in the palm of one hand, that 'no' is a...

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