Hiding like thieves in the night from life
Disappearing in the Dark
As a result of fabricated white ideals and racial self-loathing, African Americans, such as those in The Bluest Eye, hide from reality, consequently losing their black identity and themselves. Cloaked behind a veil, they experience social death.
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