Worn Path

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Eudora Welty - Literary Criticism Featuring Welty's Fiction
... “A Worn Path” is one short story that proves how place shapes how a story is perceived ... Examples can be found within the short story "A Worn Path", the novel Delta Wedding, and the collection of short stories The Golden Apples ... In "A Worn Path", the character Phoenix has much in common with the mythical bird ...
A Worn Path
... "A Worn Path" by Eudora Welty is a short story about an elderly African-American woman named Phoenix Jackson who is walking through the woods into town ... At its heart, "A Worn Path" is a tale of undying love and devotion that pushes us toward a goal ...

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