Yearning to escape the hard life that sent his father to an early grave, the young son of poor, black Mississippi sharecroppers makes his way to Walnut Grove and offers to sell himself to the Ingalls' family in exchange for an education.
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Todd bridges went on the following year to star in the TV series different strokes. See more
You answer me something, Sir. Would you like to live to be a hundred?
I'm sure. It's not very likely, but I guess all of us want to live to be a right-old age.
Would you rather be black and live to be a hundred, or white and live to be fifty?