The Younger family is waiting for a life insurance check. Walter Lee
WALTER: You know what I was thinking ‘bout in the bathroom this morning--?
WALTER: How come you always try to be so pleasant?
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RUTH: There are colored men who do things.
WALTER: No thanks to the colored woman.
RUTH: (boiling over) Well, being a colored woman I guess I can’t help myself none!
Lorraine Hansberry, A Raisin in the Sun, Samuel French, 1984, pp.23-26.
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