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    Imp at three and wench at ‘leben
    She counted her husbands to the number seben.
    —Margaret Abigail Walker (b. 1915)

    croppers rotting shacks
    with famine, terror, flood, and plague near by;
    where sentiment and hatred still held sway
    and only bitter land was washed away.
    Margaret Abigail Walker (b. 1915)

    Imp at three and wench at ‘leben
    She counted her husbands to the number seben.
    —Margaret Abigail Walker (b. 1915)

    The sight of a Black nun strikes their sentimentality; and, as I am unalterably rooted in native ground, they consider me a work of primitive art, housed in a magical color; the incarnation of civilized, anti-heathenism, and the fruit of a triumphing idea.
    —Alice Walker (b. 1944)