Jacob Lawrence, "The Party," 1935
Jacob Lawrence, The Party (1935)
Can a Game Be Literature?

Mark's Pages

She stole and sold her boyfriend's beloved collection of vintage baseball cards.

In part to feed the disease.

In larger part, to teach him the lesson she felt he needed to learn. That she was not to be argued with, or thwarted, or denied. That if the word "no" were to pass his lips, there would be consequences.