Nadine Gordimer once called Phillips “the best short-story writer since Eudora Welty.”
He told Flagg he had an extra ticket to see Eudora Welty at the 92nd Street Y the following week and invited her to use it.
Writers ranging from Ray Bradbury to Eudora Welty to Amos Oz have credited this classic text as an influence.
None of these characters would be caught dead in a novel by John Steinbeck, Carson McCullers, or Eudora Welty.
"Nobody ever opposed Eudora Yates except her own self," replied Abby.
"Oh, do let Doris stay and see them dance, just one dance," pleaded Eudora.
Eudora had more sparkling eyes, lips more richly coloured, and a form more slender and flexile.
Eudora had been permitted just to look on a while and to return with grandmamma.
A gardener, with a boy assistant, was at work in the grounds when Eudora entered.
Doris and Cary must stand with her, and one of the Chapman cousins with Eudora.