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The Bluest Eye

bluest eye page re shirley      “I couldn’t join them in their adoration because I hated Shirley.  Not because was cute, but because she danced with Bojangles, who was my friend, my uncle, my daddy, and who ought to have been soft-shoeing it and chuckling with me.” Claudia, The Bluest Eye