How much do you think the story's meaning depends upon the religious perspective of the author? How much do you think it depends on the religious perspective of the reader? Is the author the best person to say what the story means?2. What do you think the theme of this story is? Please provide textual evidence to support your answer.3. What's the grandmother like? Is she a manipulative genius? A superficial and selfish woman? A rather average grandmother, with her share of human faults? A positively lovely lady? Does she remind you of other people you know? Explain your answer.4. Are any of O'Connor's characters sympathetic? Is the grandmother sympathetic?