Native Son

Why is it so difficult for Bigger to accept Mary Dalton's friendship?


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Mary is a white girl and a the daughter and heiress of the Daltons. Both put her in a completely different social class than Bigger. Mary is a bit of a rebel both socially and politically which spurs her interest in Bigger but there is little about Mary that Bigger can relate to.