Purple Quotes in The Color Purple
The The Color Purple quotes below all refer to the symbol of Purple. For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Pocket Books edition of The Color Purple published in 1985.).
Letter 12 Quotes
I can't remember being the first one in my own dress. Now to have one made just for me. I try to tell Kate what it mean. I git hot in the face and stutter.
Purple Symbol Timeline in The Color Purple
The timeline below shows where the symbol Purple appears in The Color Purple. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.