…tion as each character goes about doing what is their expectation, what the matriarch sees them as. Aunt Josephine is the patriarch of this family group and has her place as someone who will speak with a degree of authority and wil…Tre L. Loadholt.71Michael EvartsTre L. LoadholtSep 8, 2017·1 min readActually, Nan is the matriarch. She is older than Josephine. Sisters, but similar a bit, different too. Thank you so much for reading.