[as they are following the cop who’s escorting them to work]

Dorothy Vaughan: Mary, Mary, slow down. You’re too close!

Mary Jackson: Be quiet, he said to follow him.

Dorothy Vaughan: He didn’t mean up his behind!

Katherine Johnson: Dear Lord, I don’t even know where to begin!

Mary Jackson: Oh, I’ll tell you where to begin. Three Negro women are chasing a white police officer down the highway in Hampton, Virginia in 1961. Ladies, that there is a God-ordained miracle.

Katherine Johnson: And tomorrow, I’m riding the bus.”
Tagged: Cars, negro, Virginia, South

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