Their eyes were watching god book quotes

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Their Eyes Were Watching God Quotes by Zora Neale Hurston

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'Their Eyes Were Watching God' Quotes

It's the story of Janie Crawford, who returns home and tells the story of the last 20 years. Share Flipboard Email. Esther Lombardi is a veteran journalist who has written about literature, education, and technology. Updated March 23, Mules and other brutes had occupied their skins. But now, the sun and the bossman were gone, so the skins felt powerful and human. They became lords of sounds and lesser things.

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by Zora Neale Hurston

He knows her name, but she does not yet know his. Tea Cake speaks to Janie with respect, but his demeanor is easygoing and confident. His combination of good humor and charm immediately appeal to Janie. He talks and laughs with all who visit the store. His offer to help Janie close up the store is a gesture of kindness, not a tactic to get her alone. Tea Cake is back to see Janie a week after their first meeting, and he is not sure what his reception will be.

Ships at a distance have every man's wish on board. For some they come in with the tide. For others they sail forever on the horizon, never out of sight, never landing until the Watcher turns his eyes away in resignation, his dreams mocked to death by time. That is the life of men. Janie pulled back a long time because he did not represent sun-up and pollen and blooming trees, but he spoke for far horizon. Here Nanny had taken the biggest thing God ever made, the horizon — for no matter how far a person can go the horizon is still way beyond you — and pinched it in to such a little bit of a thing that she could tie it about her granddaughter's neck tight enough to choke her.


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