A Rose for Emily
By: Bailey and Bailey
Author: William Faulker
William Cuthbert Faulkner, was born September 25, 1897 and died July 6, 1962. William was an American writer and Nobel Prize winner. He was born in Oxford, Mississippi. William wrote novels, short stories, a play, poetry, essays, and screenplays. He was known more for his novels and short stories. William spent most of his life Lafayette County, Mississippi.
- After her father's death she went out very little; after her sweetheart went away, people hardly say her at all.
- Alive Miss Emily had been a tradition, a duty, a care; a sort of hereditary obligation upon the town.