Shirley Abbott Quote

To grow up female in the South is to inherit a set of directives that warp one for life, if they do not actually induce psychosis.


Womenfolks: Growing Up Down South (1983)

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To grow up female in the South is to inherit a set of directives that warp one for life, if they do not actually induce psychosis.

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To grow up female in the South is to inherit a set of directives that warp one for life, if they do not actually induce psychosis.

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To grow up female in the South is to inherit a set of directives that warp one for life, if they do not actually induce psychosis.

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To grow up female in the South is to inherit a set of directives that warp one for life, if they do not actually induce psychosis.