How To Write A Brief Summary By Hurston

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Hurston divided her essay into four parts to describe different parts of her life. How she was a happy child in a small black town in Florida, how she was a lonely child in a larger white dominate town but was still hopeful even though she was bullied as indicated when she was reminded that she is “the grand-daughter of slaves” (Hurston 266), how she grew into an adult and acknowledged the racial differences and the isolation but did not let that break her and finally an acknowledgement that she is just a person equal amongst everyone else no matter their color as she compares herself to a “brown bag of miscellany propped against a wall with other bags” (Hurston 268) of different colors not just white or brown. The images help demonstrate

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