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The Displaced Person

The Displaced Person


by Flannery O'Connor

The Displaced Person: And Don’t Call Me Shortley True or False

1. From where do the Guizacs flee? -> Poland
2. Where does Mrs. McIntyre let the family stay? -> In the dungeon of her castle. How accommodating.
3. Why do the Shortleys leave? -> Because Mrs. Shortley overhears Mrs. McIntyre planning to fire her
4. To whom is Mr. Guizac’s cousin engaged? -> Her brother
5. Where is Mr. Guizac’s cousin? -> In a detention camp