By: Toni Bambara Created By: Alexandra Rodriguez
Raymonds Run -
Raymonds Run summary
Raymond's Run" is Toni Cade Bambara's short story about a young girl named Hazel Elizabeth Deborah Parker and her brother Raymond. Raymond is mentally handicapped and Hazel is his self-proclaimed caretaker. The two of them both enter a race. Hazel ends up beating her main competition (Gretchen), and actually wins the race. She is proud to have won, but also proud of Raymond for making his first "run" as well. !