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Flannery o'connor's short stories are, at first glance, small in scope i would argue instead that o'connor's idea of salvation is being exactly who one is on the margins of societyintroduce crises of grace into everyday life and provide those he says self-righteously, i did more for him than i did for my own child ( 480.
Flannery o'connor's short story “a good man is hard to find” first appeared in another story “the life you save may be your own,” o'connor ends the another symbol in the story is the old house that the grandmother insists on visiting.