Quotation by Annie Elizabeth Delany

...we never worked for white people in their homes. No, sir, not even once! That is one of the accomplishments in my life of which I am the most proud, yes, sir!
Annie Elizabeth Delany (b. 1891), African American dentist. Having Our Say, ch. 12 (1992).

Speaking of herself and her sister, who lived with her and was two years her senior. They were two of ten children born to an ex-slave and his wife.
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