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Sonny's Blues

Sonny's Blues


by James Baldwin

Sonny's Blues: Quotes (What was Said) True or False

1. "He had been picked up" for peddling -> Heroin
2. The narrator "was talking" to "a lot of boys" about -> Trigonometry
3. The reason Sonny "wanted to leave Harlem so bad" was to get away from -> Drugs
4. The narrator asks, "Why does he want to die?". Who is he? -> Sonny
5. The narrator is glad his parents are dead because -> They were poor