It never looked as terrible as it was and it made her wonder if hell was a pretty place too. Fire and brimstone all right, but hidden in lacy groves.
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But to find out the truth about how dreams die, one should never take the word of the dreamer.
For a long time I was convinced that the conflict between Jewish people and black people in this country was a media event.
Misery colored by the greens and blues in my mother's voice took away all the grief out of the words and left me with a conviction that pain was not only endurable, it was sweet.
I wish IÆd a knowed more people. I would of loved æem all. If IÆd a knowed more, I would a loved more
I always looked upon the acts of racist exclusion, or insult, as pitiable, from the other person. I never absorbed that. I always thought that there was something deficient about such people.
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