Where can I find a literary criticism on "My Oedipus Complex"? I need some information about its characters, plot, and theme.

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Frank O’Connor’s story “My Oedipus Complex” presents the dilemma faced by young Larry Delaney of his father being away fighting in a war and of his subsequent adjustment when his father returns and takes all his mother’s attention. The main part of the story comes from the boy’s perspective, centering on his attachment to his mother and revealing his emotions during those difficult childhood years. The adjustments that childhood always brings and the common misunderstandings stemming from youthful ignorance are the primary themes.

While young Larry understands that being a father is a special relationship with a mother, and one that...

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