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The quilt and illustrations focus on her childhood in Harlem in the 1930s when her family would have picnics and sleep out under the stars on the tar paper roof of their building.
Things got heated and their relationship crumbled and there just wasn't enough bracing and tar paper to patch all the holes.
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TAR PAPER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of tar paper for English Language Learners
: a heavy type of paper covered with tar that is used especially in roofs
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