What Are Some Examples Of Foreshadowing In A Good Man Is Hard To Find

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In the story “A Good Man is Hard to Find” there are many examples of foreshadowing. One example of this literary tool is shown at the beginning of the story when the Grandmother reads about the Misfit escaping prison in that day 's newspaper. Another example is the way the Grandmother dresses to leave for her trip. She dresses in a way that she would find acceptable to be found dead in, foreshadowing the ending when she is murdered by the Misfit. “In case of an accident, anyone seeing her dead on the highway would know at once that she was a lady.” (O’Connor) Another way O 'Connor foreshadows the end for this family when the family are driving they pass an old family burial ground with five or six graves the exact amount of people in the

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