Jamaica Kincaid

Jamaica Kincaid

in the place I am from ... a grave is topped off with a huge mound of loose earth - carelessly, as if piled up in child's play, not serious at all - because death is just another way of being, and the dead will not stay put, and sometimes the actions of the dead are more significant, more profound, than their actions in life, and no structure of concrete or stone can contain them.More Jamaica Kincaid quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The families of rabbits or woodchucks will eat the salad greens just before they are ready to be picked; I plot ways to kill these animals but can never bring myself to do it...More Jamaica Kincaid quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I was given a dictionary when I was seven, and I read it because I had nothing else to read. I read it the way you read a book.More Jamaica Kincaid quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
"Race." I really can't understand it as anything other than something people say. The people who have said that you and I are both "black" and therefore deserve a certain kind of interaction with the world, they make race. I can't take them seriously.More Jamaica Kincaid quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I would never never read a work of fiction and want to know about the person's life.More Jamaica Kincaid quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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