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He tells me he ' s going to wait for two years , and if his luck gets better he ' ll stay
with the Protestants , otherwise he ' s going back to the spirits . Dieumerci ' s wife
looks at him scornfully as he tells me about the Protestants . His “ conversion ...
They twirled to the drums and reeled around , but so far , after five hours , no spirit
had come . ... They have their Protestant pigs , they sell their meat in the market ,
the spirits go hungry , but they can buy a little something for their kids .
The spirits return now only to show us our sins . The bodies come out of their
tombs in the rain . This rain was from Agwe . It is a sign . ” He has painted in one
of the groom ' s shoes , a fancy affair with green laces . He is painting white
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The rainy season: Haiti since DuvalierUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This welcome interpretation of Haiti provides many insights into a country that few North Americans understand. Wilentz, a journalist, captures the complex cultural ambience and mystery of domestic ... Read full review