Crow’s dialogue based on “Examination at the Womb Door” in Crow by Ted Hughes. [and yeah, in the original he’s the one answering the questions, but that would result in a caller who just says “Death. Death. Death.” most of the time.]
Excerpted from “Let America be America Again” by Langston Hughes.
Because a friend rightly pointed out that the last post didn’t offer a lot of options for women to choose from.
[side by side (with a little overlap), they look something like this]:
From Dante’s Inferno, Canto III
Illustration by David Sklar. Additional artwork by Hieronymus Bosch.