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.
"If you still love Paralus, I wonder you can be so quiet and cheerful," said Eudora.
Eudora had more sparkling eyes, lips more richly coloured, and a form more slender and flexile.
Your own confessions, Eudora, do not speak well for her instructions.
A gardener, with a boy assistant, was at work in the grounds when Eudora entered.
Eudora was a mere infant when Phidias bought her of a poor goatherd in Phelle.