Tuskegee University ca. 1916
"Three novels above all gripped Ralph. Fyodor Dostoyevsky's Crime and Punishment, Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights, and Thomas Hardy's Jude the Obscure. Each has at its center a misunderstood young man, ambitious, tormented, transgressive; each this held a mirror up to his own nature."
R& continues to throw lightning bolts of truth at his target.