Lipton’s Journal/February 21, 1955/630
From Project Mailer
A few word echoes:
- Negro. Knee-grow (Child, grow!)
- Nigra. Ni as deny; gra God’s rah. As in rajah.
- Nigger. Deny God, but still it’s god’s er.
- Ferret. The fuck of er enraged into a thing. To ferret is to devote one’s life energies to uncovering a tiny buried thing.