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Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Hardboiled quote # 15

"You p'licemens," she said scornfully. "Gamblin' an' carryin' on an' whippin' innocent folkses' heads with your big pistols."
"Not if they're innocent," Grave Digger contradicted.

Mammy Louise and Grave Digger Jones in All Shot Up, by Chester Himes, 1960.

1 comments :

  1. Bill Crider said...

    The Coffin Ed and Gravedigger books are classic.