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A good man is hard to find is flannery o'connor's most famous and most discussed story o'connor herself singled it out by making it the title piece of her first collection and the story she most often chose for readings or talks to students it is an unforgettable tale, both riveting and comic, of. A good man is hard to find, first published in 1953, is among the most famous stories by georgia writer flannery o'connor o'connor was a staunch catholic, and like most of her stories, a good man is hard to find wrestles with questions of good and evil and the possibility of divine grace. Jesus thrown everything off balance: religious crises and agents of grace in flannery o'connor's short stories a good man is hard to find, one of o'connor's.
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