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Native Son

Native Son


by Richard Wright

Native Son: Quotes (What was Said) True or False

1. Who said, "Sometimes I feel like something awful’s going to happen to me"? -> Bigger
2. Who said, "I’d just as soon go to jail as take that relief job."? -> Vera
3. Who said, "I’ll be old enough to work soon, Ma."? -> Vera
4. Who said, "Say, what’s a ‘left flank’?"? -> Mrs. Dalton
5. Who said, "Honey, when ain’t nobody around you, when you alone, get on your knees and tell God everything. Ask Him to guide you. That’s all you can do now. Son, promise me you’ll go to Him."? -> Mrs. Thomas