#1Paid a call on Ms. Hazel next door. She grew up here when it was segregated, her people couldn’t vote, and the Klan had a huge Durham chapter. Today her driveway had medium-sized U.S. flags along both sides. She gave me a hug, a blessing, and when I admired these, snipped them from her bush…

via Messages for The Day After — A Friendly Letter

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