Re: RARA-AVIS: blonde vs. dark haired

From: Ed Lynskey (
Date: 11 Jan 2008

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> Has anyone else paid more attention? Is this typical?
IIRC, Cooper did this in LAST OF THE MOHICANS. Cora was the dark-haired sister and Alice the fair-haired. Maybe he was a prelude to what the noir writers did.

I read Brewer's THE VENGEFUL VIRGIN recently but didn't pick up on the hair color code. Intriguing idea, though.


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