"Those who don't know any better come into our neighboorhood scared. they think we're dangerous. They think we will attack them with knifes. They are stupid. They are stupid people who are lost and got here by mistake."
"...All brown all around, we are safe. But watch us drive into a neighboorhood of another color and our knees go shakity-shake.."
The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros.