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_John Lennon and/e Paul McCartney; United States/Estados Unidos; New York/Nova York; St. Regis Hotel; Press conference about the Apple Corps/Entrevista coletiva sobre a Apple; May 13th 1968/13 de maio de 1968.

_Photo/Foto: Elliott Landy.

_Source/Fonte: Solo Beatles Photos Forum.
Michelle Obama Honored in Essays by Ava DuVernay, Roxane Gay, Phillipa Soo: 'Meaning of Michelle'
'The Meaning of Michelle' features 16 essays about the First Lady and the impact she's had on the U.S., with 'Hamilton' alum Phillipa Soo and writer Roxane Gay among those sharing their insights.

“As Michelle Obama experiences her final days in the White House, writers are honoring her role over the past eight years in a new collection of essays, The Meaning of Michelle.

Director Ava DuVernay wrote the preface for the book, which features 16 essays about the First Lady and the impact she has had on America.

The novel, published by St. Martin’s Press and available as of Jan. 10, contains essays from Hamilton alum Phillipa Soo, writer Roxane Gay and others.

Below is a collection of some of the most memorable quotes from the book, touching on Obama’s confidence, style, kindness and legacy.”

Read the quotes from Ava DuVernay, Phillipa Soo, Roxane Gay, Brittney Cooper, and more here

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People press against me
Push and pull
The crowd vibrates
The city is alive
The street is full
Yet I am alone
With my thoughts
Then I hear it
The brass awakens my soul
The trumpet
The trombone
The heart
Playing to mine
That’s when I felt the magic again

By @ashesinthewake