Eudora Welty's Why I Live At The P. O.
There is not really anything known about the main character as far as her actual name goes. Welty does refer to her as Sister, so that 's the name we will call her. Just like Sister Bear in “The Berensain Bears.” The story never really explains Sister 's physical appearance so we cannot analyze her physical appearance. Sister is a determined character because through the entire story she is bound and determined to prove that her niece, Shirley-T, is truly Stella-Ronda 's biological daughter. However, in Sister 's perspective, it appears she was driven out of her home and that she had no other choice but to move to the post office, the record of her