Mari Evans is the author of numerous poems, childrens books and plays. She also wrote and directed the television series "The Black Experience" from 1968 to 1973. Social Activist.
"there's endive there and cottage cheese . . . (whew! if I had some black-eyed peas. . . ) there's sardines on the shelves and such . . . but don't get my anchovies. . . they cost too much! (me get the anchovies indeed! what she think, she got -- a bird to feed?"