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Derek Walcott was born in Castries, St. Lucia on January 23, 1930. Walcott was the son of a British father and a West Indian mother. His meticulously honed poems and evocative dramas exalt the English language whileread more
But two doors down, a cafeteria
reminded me of my race.
A soak cursed his vinyl table
steadily, not looking up.5
A tall black cook setting glazed
pies, a beehive-blond waitress,
lips like a burst strawberry,
and her “Mornin'” like maple syrup.
Four deere caps talking deer hunting.
Bertrans de Born (c.1140-1215). He famously lead a rebellion against the English king Henry II, only to reconcile with him by writing an elegy for Henry's son.Previous Trivia Questions