African-American expressions from August Wilson

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Dec 23 00:43:43 UTC 2012

On Wed, Dec 19, 2012 at 7:45 PM, Joel S. Berson <Berson at> wrote:
> "two ... back"

It's as though they were both fucking her at the same time and it took
Win[d]ing Boy an additional two pelvic thrusts to come to climax,
resulting in his spermatozoa losing the race to the ovum.

We people have such colorful ways of talking!
All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint
to come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society -

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