ENGLISH 12: Finish reading “A Good Man is Hard to Find” by Flannery O’Connor and answer the following questions:

  1. What is the turning point of the story?  (i.e. the moment in which the story takes a turn leading the family’s demise)
  2. Find instances of foreshadowing in the story.
  3. What aspects of the grandmother are ironic?
  4. Do you agree that John Wesley is a “Misfit” in the making?
  5. Do you think the family would have ended up murdered if the grandmother had not voiced her recognition of the Misfit outloud?
  6. Do you think the Misfit’s conversation with the grandmother alters his outlook in anyway?  Explain