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Uncategorized / December 20, 2017

Eugene’s dark-skinned father worships his light-skinned wife but envies the same lightness in his son.”Do you think I’m handsome, Eugene?” asks his father. “… I said, ‘Yeah, Daddy.’ Then he stood over me/Towering over me in all his blackness and said with incredible menace,Michael Kors activity tracker ‘Do you think I’d be more handsome if I was high yella like you?’ “When Eugene raises his balled fists, his father says, “You wanna fight me high yella, huh? I think your best bet high yella is to get outta my face before I hurt you/cause I will knock your high yella/red a — down!”Brown-toned Alma, on the other hand, suffers under her darker-skinned mother Odelia’s self-hate, which Odelia drums into her daughter. Alma: “How come when I git old and wanna git married, I can’t marry somebody who got Alton’s color?”Odelia:Michael Kors activity tracker “He is too dark, I keep tellin’ ya — he’s too dark — iffin ya dark like that it don’t look nice — it look ugly.”Alma: “Yeah, but you dark.”Odelia: “Dat’s why I know what I saying — I dark, fat, Black an ugly – – Goan outside and play!”None of Orlandersmith’s characters are autobiographical, but the…