Every weekend I participate in David Abrams’s “#SundaySentence” project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, “out of context and without commentary.”

I do not remember specifically what the guide said about the people kept in these rooms, but I remember how his words poured concrete into my chest.

Source: Clint Smith, How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America

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