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Essay | "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner

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"A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner

Summary: Discusses the theme of Emily's social isolation in "A Rose for Emily" by William Faulkner.
A Rose for Emily by William Faulkner

In "A Rose for Emily", Emily, a lady of a noble origin, finds herself alone in small town in the Old South. The townspeople there turn their back on her because of her origin, although they have always been present at all of the events that marked her life, until the day she died. Emily's social isolation is evident through the development of the elements of character and events.

The main reason that led the locals to isolate Emily was the fact that she came from a respectable and prestigious family, in a time where most of the people were poor. The fact that she lives in a big house and has a colored servant to work for her, it is something that make the locals feel that Emily is not one of them...

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