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In Eudora Weltys A Worn Path the problem of the story wasnt clear in the beginning of the story Why was Phoenix Jackson a sick old black lady in the forest by herself in the winter The reason became clear going towards the end of the story that she was out hunting for her grandsons medicine Things were very bad for Phoenix because she had to walk from her countryside home to the city to get the medicine Those werent Phoenixs only problems she was very old she wasnt in good health her grandsons throat was hurting and she was very poor In Eudora Weltys A Worn Path Welty uses several images to show the reader the burning and the rising of PhoenixUsually for older aged people there are benefits for those who cant do for themselves There are various organizations that help people who are over aged They also have services that provide for them such as The Emergency Truck and Meals on Wheels Why wasnt anyone delivering the medicine to Phoenix so she wouldnt have to walk in to town The people from the medical center knew about Phoenixs grandson and they didnt try to help her out with a ride or anything They didnt respect Phoenixs age at all seeing that she was in bad shape and very old In these days older aged peopledemand their respect and they get it She carried a thin small cane made from an umbrella and with this she kept tapping the frozen earth in front of herThe problem was mainly Phoenixs health In the quotation just written when Welty mentioned it that lets the reader know that Phoenix couldnt see well The reader also knows that she isnt blind she just couldnt see well because of her tapping on the ground in front of her Phoenix should have never had to go in the forest under any circumstances because of her health conditions Welty also
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