Cornelia is Granny Weatherall’s daughter, and is the child seemingly most involved in caring for her sick mother. Readers are not told much about her other than through Granny’s (mostly irritable) opinions of her, but Cornelia seems exceptionally kind and patient, and is trying her best to make her mother comfortable despite Granny Weatherall’s constant criticism.
Cornelia Quotes in The Jilting of Granny Weatherall
The The Jilting of Granny Weatherall quotes below are all either spoken by Cornelia or refer to Cornelia . For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Harcourt edition of The Jilting of Granny Weatherall published in 1979.).
Cornelia Character Timeline in The Jilting of Granny Weatherall
The timeline below shows where the character Cornelia appears in The Jilting of Granny Weatherall. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
The Jilting of Granny Weatherall