Friday, May 20, 2011

"So de white man throw down de load and tell de nigger man

tuh pick it up. He pick it up because he have to, but he don’t

tote it. He hand it to his womenfolks. De nigger woman is de

mule uh de world so fur as Ah can see. Ah been prayin’ fur it

tuh be different wid you."

- Zora Neale Hurston - Their Eyes Were Watching God