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  • I can't believe it's not margar!

    April 25, 2008

  • "It seemed petty not to make a gift of her new-found loveliness (she had been what Caribbeans call a margar child) to a boy so obviously starved of the same quality."

    On Beauty, by Zadie Smith, pg. 44

    April 24, 2008