The white monk, sin or not, has a secret vision of the Queen of Sheba, as a healing spirit for the down-trodden
blacks, and though this secular dream is out of rhyme with his devotion, much of his time is spent on his vision of the Sable Venus, herself a Creole Hottentot, surrounded by chubby pink cherubs; he prays to black Saint Martin and to black Saint Maurice, in armor, patron saint of the Crusade against the Slavs, the monk prays to the black Madonna, who certainly must know something he doesn't know, prays to all the white saints too (and you can name them) and to Jesus, Mary, and Joseph.
It's easy to see in retrospect how young men who shared the struggle of the forgotten man, the down-trodden
and the unemployed, could write this musical "Grapes of Wrath," "Brother, Can You Spare A Dime?
Warren Buffett has generously given his commitment and his time to Glide to help us reach the people that are not only down-trodden
, but that have been marginalized by society in every way," stated Reverend Cecil Williams, CEO of Glide.
Cinderella ROYAL SPA CENTRE, LEAMINGTON SPA THIS Imagine Theatre production brings together the best elements of a Cinderella panto - a loveable and humorous Buttons, outrageous ugly sisters, a sweet down-trodden
Cinders, plenty of audience participation and some great clap-along songs.
He said Shaheed Benazir Bhutto rendered great sacrifices for the restoration of democracy in the country and to serve the down-trodden
people of the country.
He said the PPP gave identity to the down-trodden
sections of the society and took legislative and administrative measures to empower them.
Or is the machine a front for a secret network that helps socks escape the down-trodden
drudgery of being under someone's heel all their life and sends them to freedom and a better future in Sockland?
Most recently you'll have seen him as Julia Davis' down-trodden
husband on Nighty Night and rocking out as Ringo Starr on Harry & Paul's Beatles pastiche, but this will be the first time you'll have seen perform live.
They tried to paint those luscious dancers as down-trodden
We just accept any Tom, Dick and Harry from virtually any down-trodden
, troubled country in the world.
Inspired by a true story, Fisher has been cast as Gemma Perkins, an Elvis fan who empties car park meters for a living and lives at home with her over-bearing mum and down-trodden
At least then, though, the rich owner stumped up his own prize-money and did not expect to be subsidised by the down-trodden
poor, as is the case today.
Richard Pugmire, 21, IT consultant, Gateshead: Everything looks a bit down-trodden
now, more money needs to be invested there.
Having been down-trodden
itself by so many over the last 30 years, the curators of Liverpool's heritage seem determined to add to our poor self-esteem
Miss Alexander, from Southport, who played down-trodden
housewife Hilda Ogden, tore into the sex and scandal storylines of today's soaps.