A character in “There Was a Man, There Was a Woman,” an unnamed woman who goes to the Friendly Spot Bar every payday and drinks with the hopes of summoning the words to describe how she feels. Unfortunately, this woman’s paydays don’t align with the lonely man’s paydays, and so she—like him—goes home lonesome and depressed, looking up at the moon and weeping.
A Woman Character Timeline in Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories
The timeline below shows where the character A Woman appears in Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
There Was a Man, There Was a Woman