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My college professor also said that Homer was gay. She mentioned that in the book that he also liked to wear white and pink gloves, which was considered odd at that time, as it would be also be today. There is a song by The Zombies called" A Rose for Emily" which is about an old woman who is destined to die alone. Seems related,
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Described as a smooth talking Yankee, Homer Barron is a construction worker who seems to take an interest in Emily as a possible suitor. We know little of Homer Barron before he moves to the town, we do know, however, that he is the exact opposite of Emily.
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" A Rose for Emily" is a short story by American author William Faulkner, first published in the April 30, 1930, issue of The Forum. The story takes place in Faulkner's fictional city, Jefferson, Mississippi, in the fictional southern county of Yoknapatawpha. It was Faulkner's first short story published in a national magazine.