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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

  

by Maya Angelou

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings: Quotes (What Was Said) True or False

1. Who said, "Women been gittin' pregnant ever since Eve ate that apple"? -> Momma
2. Who told Maya, "Ritie, don't worry 'cause you ain't pretty. Plenty pretty women I seen digging ditches or worse. You smart. I swear to God, I rather you have a good mind than a cute behind" ? -> Uncle Ben
3. Who says the reassuring words, "If you're for the right thing, you do it without thinking"? -> Vivian
4. Who says that the human voice infuses words with deeper meaning? -> Mrs. Flowers
5. Who wanted to be revealed as a pretty little white girl? -> Maya

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