Jacob Lawrence, The Life of Frederick Douglass No. 1.
In Talbot County, eastern shore, state of Maryland, in a thinly populated worn-out district inhabited
by a white population of the lowest order, among slaves who in point of ignorance were fully in accord
with their surroundings-it was here that Frederick Douglass was born and spent the first years of his
childhood-February 1818. (1939)
Workbook: February, 2011
- February 28, 2011: Hanging up the phone...
- February 27, 2011: Angry at her...
- February 26, 2011: Some time long ago she learned the cardinal lesson of her life:
- February 25, 2011: In Europe the choice is simple:
- February 24, 2011: The housekeepers refer to the owner contemptuously as "La Chingadera".
- February 23, 2011: So she's gone.
- February 22, 2011: She was just seventeen when we met.
- February 21, 2011: She has her own special practice of communication:
- February 20, 2011: Her need to be wheedled.
- February 19, 2011: That night they both write to my ex.
- February 18, 2011: We were miserable then, always fighting.
- February 17, 2011: Tonight the background music at my neighborhood Safeway included The Clash.
- February 16, 2011: Good days bad days, good hours bad hours.
- February 15, 2011: He differentiates the groups based on gossip:
- February 14, 2011: There's a great distance between us...
- February 13, 2011: Learn not to talk about her so much.
- February 12, 2011: Insect kingdom: spiders, roaches, millions of fleas.
- February 11, 2011: Ocean Beach lumpens at the Young Professionals' party.
- February 10, 2011: Dinner with her ex...
- February 9, 2011: Without warning there's good writing:
- February 8, 2011: Old bed in a new bedroom.
- February 7, 2011: The clutter of my desk...
- February 6, 2011: She pierced my ear with needle and string...
- February 5, 2011: She puts her entire life into her kisses.
- February 4, 2011: It changed so fast.
- February 3, 2011: What did her heartbeat say?
- February 2, 2011: Turns out we didn't break up.
- February 1, 2011: Weird period of calm and optimism with only some real justification...
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