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    William Faulkner's "A Rose for Emily"

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    Faulkner is known for crafting elaborate and interesting symbols. Please discuss one or more symbols in the story. What does the symbol represent and how does the reader know? Please explain using excerpts from the text.
    William Faulkner's "A Rose for Emily"

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    Miss Emily Grierson's house is a potent symbol of a life reduced to its shell by death. The old house had once been a vital center of life in the town "on what had once been our most select street." But since the death of her father, Miss Grierson's house had ...

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    This solution discusses a particular symbol in William Faulkner's "A Rose for Emily."