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Black Like Me Chapter 27

By John Howard Griffin

Chapter 27

January 2, 1960

  • After the holidays, Griffin's editor calls him to say that he doesn't have to run the article if he doesn't want to.
  • Griffin doesn't get it at first, but what his editor means is that he doesn't want Griffin to die. Griffin is braver than we are, because he says to publish the article in March.
  • Okay guys. It's two months until P-Day (that's Publication Day).