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Piqued by means of a dare, Angelou wrote this primary booklet as an workout in autobiography as paintings — and succeeded. Her novel is a narrative of the problems of black ladies and the eventual victory of spirit that comes from being a soulful fighter.

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He tells how one man was out and couldn't stand it because he was hungry all the time and never knew where he was going to eat, so he stole a car so that he could be sent back to the prison. As Tom is leaving, Casy wonders if he could join him. He would like to speak with Old Tom. Tom tells him that he is welcome because his family always thought well of the preacher. On the way, Tom tells him a story about his Uncle John who would kill a shoat and eat all he could at one time and then leave the rest.

Chapter IX Summary Families of tenant people sift through their collection of property and memories, searching to find what can be sold. They are leaving for California and cannot take the stuff with them. They have to sell. There was a seeder that cost thirty-eight dollars and the man got only two dollars for it. But he couldn't take it with him to California. The buyer would pretend that he wasn't interested in their junk at any price and then the tenant farmers realized that they had to sell at any price.

Muley says that they have all moved in with Tom's Uncle John. They have been chopping cotton to get enough money to buy a car and head out for California. Tom wants to go to Muley's place for the night since his Uncle John's place is so far away. Muley explains that he has already been pushed off his place, and his family has gone to California, but he could not leave the land that his own pa settled. Tom wants to know who pushed him off. Muley is not able to explain it well, but it seems that some large land company bought up the land and can only make a profit by doing away with the tenants and replacing them with tractors and day laborers.

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