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...e more lines in the story that points back to the African American culture, especially dealing with religion. Martha’s mother asked her, “You gon marry this one?”, suggesting that marriage is honorable as mentioned in the bible. Most, if not all, black people can relate to the struggle of breaking free from the generational mold of religious practices based on the bible. The black family has history with connecting spiritually with God, dating back to slavery time. In relations to having children, black people understand the idea of having children at a young age, even getting married at a young age. This is what each piece of writing has in common overall. It relates to black people in different avenues depending on how one interprets the writings. Nevertheless, each time period called for a uniquely type of writing style that could speak to the people of that era.
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