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Unformatted text preview: Response : Granny Weatherall’ s last thoughts at the end of her life journey were like a book of autobiography, and it reflected in detail that people who die a natural death. The main character reminisced about love, hate and bitter life journey. Through Granny Weatherall’s portrayal, an exploration of the human mind as it struggles to come to terms with loss and mortality. Granny Weatherall did not relieve from those sadness and fear, such as jilted by her bridegroom and being afraid of being jilted by God at her last moment. The author employs Granny Weather to illustrate such people in real life. Such personality limits people’s attitude toward life, and they encase themselves into a box of sadness and fear and are hardly able to break through that box....
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- Spring '08
- The Jilting of Granny Weatherall, Thought, Granny Weatherall, Katherine Anne Porter