Unformatted text preview: b. Beauty is a liability for slave women c. Secrecy as crucial d. Planters often own their own children IV. The Wind Done Gone a. What does it make visible? i. “It’s all too mixed up.” (p. 44) 1. Black and white babies are playmates/sisters (shared blood) 2. Black babies conceived to prduce wet nurses (milk shared) 3. WHAT lies between Cynara and Other? a. Lady to Cynara: “You’re my little girl, aren’t you?” (p. 16) b. Planter to Cynara via Precious (Other’s daughter) p. 17 c. “When it comes right down to it, I am Lady’s child and she is Mammy’s.” (p. 47)...
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- Spring '08
- Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl