Quotation by Annie Elizabeth Delany

Once in a while, God sends a good white person my way, even to this day. I think it's God's way of keeping me from becoming too mean. And when he sends a nice one to me, then I have to eat crow. And honey, crow is a tough old bird to eat, let me tell you.
Annie Elizabeth Delany (b. 1891), African American dentist. Having Our Say, ch. 12 (1992).

Delany was the daughter of a former slave and his wife.
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