Flannery O’Connor – “She would of been a good woman…”

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“She would of been a good woman,” said The Misfit, “if it had been somebody there to shoot her every minute of her life.”
― Flannery O’Connor, A Good Man is Hard to Find

“Writing a novel is a terrible experience, during which the hair often falls out and the teeth decay. I’m always irritated by people who imply that writing fiction is an escape from reality. It is a plunge into reality and it’s very shocking to the system.”
― Flannery O’Connor, Mystery and Manners: Occasional Prose

Link to the PBS episode on Flannery O’Connor

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2 thoughts on “Flannery O’Connor – “She would of been a good woman…”

  1. Fantastic Flannery quotes! Have you seen this Flannery shirt? http://hirsutehistory.com/design/flannery_o_connor/

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