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from Act 1, Scene 1 of Joe
Turner’s Come and Gone
Turner’s SETH: If that ain’t the damndest thing I seen. Look
BERTHA: I done seen Bynum out there with them
SETH: Naw...naw...look at this. That pigeon flopped
out of Bynum’s hand and he about to have a fit.
He down there on his hands and knees behind that
bush looking all over for that pigeon and it on the
other side of the yard. See it over there?
BERTHA: Come on and get your breakfast and leave
that man alone.
SETH: Look at him...he still looking. He ain’t seen it
yet. All that old mumbo jumbo nonsense. I don’t know
why I put up with it.
BERTHA: You don’t say nothing when he bless the
SETH: I just go along with that ‘cause of you. You
around here sprinkling salt all over the place…got
pennies lines up across the threshold...all th...
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This note was uploaded on 03/12/2014 for the course TD 301 taught by Professor Dvoskin during the Spring '07 term at University of Texas.
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