Flannery O Connor's The Comforts Of Home

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In Flannery O 'connor 's short story The Comforts Of Home the three main characters Sarah Ham (a.k.a. “Star Drake”), Thomas, and Thomas’ mother. All three of these characters are very diverse and none alike. One being a “little slut” who is addicted to alcohol, Sarah Ham, then Thomas who thinks very highly of himself, and Thomas’ mother, who of course is like a mother, cares most for the troubled one.[1] With then Thomas’ mother babying Sarah, Thomas feels like nothing to his mom. This confuses Thomas why he is being treated this way when Sarah is garbage compared to him. During the story Thomas ' mother hires an attorney to find Sarah a home for her to stop drinking alcohol and getting into trouble with the police. After a while of being in
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