- Eu·do·ra [yoo-dawr-uh, -dohr-uh] /yuˈdɔr ə, -ˈdoʊr ə/, 1909–2001, U.S. short-story writer and novelist.
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"Won't you go tonight; we will pay the way," insisted the persuasive Welty.
"You are a poor inveigler," said Welty to Monroe, facetiously.
"There's going to be a strike on all the papers," replied Welty.
"An extra levy has been made on the red-lighters," replied Welty.
So they were standing about him in contemplation when Welty came out of Peter's office.
- Eudora. 1909–2001, US novelist and short-story writer, noted for her depiction of life in the Mississippi delta. Her novels include Delta Wedding (1946) and The Optimist's Daughter (1972)
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