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A Rose for Emily

A Rose for Emily


by William Faulkner

A Rose for Emily: Thorny Questions True or False

1. The story begins with a funeral for whom? -> Colonel Sartoris
2. Who is Tobe? -> Emily’s neighbor
3. What did Colonel Sartoris do for Emily? -> Shoveled her front walkway
4. What kind of lessons did Emily give from her home? -> Singing lessons
5. Some townspeople visit Emily a few years after her father’s death to complain about what? -> A mysterious smell