They went to college when most Maxwell residents, white or black, never even considered going to College. Ed, who has always hated Maxwell, moved to Washington, DC, where he has a good job. Even during his short visit, everything he experiences about Maxwell reinforces his hatred. He cannot understand why a woman as beautiful and accomplished as Noonie would want to remain there. Worse, still, she works as a servant. Nonnie makes it very clear that she does not want to move away from Maxwell. You're ambitious. I'm not. Sometimes I don't think contented people ever are.
Part of the reason that Nonnie does not want to leave Maxwell is a white fellow, Tracy Deen, with whom she is in love. When Nonnie was six, she was attacked by an older white boy. His words already old.
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