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Pain itself can be pleasurable accidentally in so far as it is accompanied by wonder, as in stage-plays; or in so far as it recall ...
One must always maintain one's connection to the past and yet ceaselessly pull away from it. To remain in touch with the past requ ...
For mainstream American blacks, the vast majority of churches have Hebrew names--Ebenezer, Mount Zion, Canaan, Mount Moriah, Taber ...
When the memory of one's predecessors is buried, the assumption persists that there were none and each generation of women believe ...
Think about the pressure to "pass" by lying about one's age ... that familiar temptation to falsify a condition of one's birth or ...
Susanna's music touched the bawdy strings
Of those white elders; but, escaping,
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The memory ... experiencing and re-experiencing, has such power over one's mere personal life, that one has merely lived.
It is only by not paying one's bills that one can hope to live in the memory of the commercial classes.
I'd like to catch him--uh--see him sometime when no one's around.
I am packing my belongings in the shawl my mother used to wear when she went to the market. And I am going from my valley. But thi ...
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