Jacob Lawrence, "Life, Death, and Resurrection" (1955)
Jacob Lawrence, Life, Death, and Resurrection (1955)
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Blonde. Flounce skirt, crinoline and pleats, colorful flower pattern. Sneakers. Lips pink, like her handbag. Chewing pink bubblegum.

You smile, she smiles, she flounces across black asphalt, steaming already at mid-morning. "Hi," she says, leaning into the passenger-side window.

Highway 10 outside Lake Charles, Mississippi.