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used in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

4 uses
  • A barrelhouse blues was being shouted over the stamping of feet on a wooden floor.
    p. 131.9
  • The Syrian brothers vied for her attention as she sang the heavy blues that Bailey and I almost understood.
    p. 65.4
  • It may be enough, however, to have it said that we survive in exact relationship to the dedication of our poets (include preachers, musicians and blues singers).
    p. 184.9
  • But my head continued to throb with the measured insistence of a bass drum, and how could a toothache pass the calaboose, hear the songs of the prisoners, their blues and laughter, and not be changed?
    p. 187.4

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