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A Good Man is Hard to Find

A Good Man is Hard to Find


by Flannery O'Connor

The Mother

Character Analysis

The mother (of June Star and John Wesley) is a bland character who barely says or does anything in this story. Sadly, she does not play much of a role in the story until she dies. Most of the time she's just taking care of the baby. Her only really notable moments come towards the end of the story. When Bailey is taken into the woods, she becomes horribly upset.

The Mother Timeline