Thesis: Literature of the past is still relevant today because most people try to avoid anything dramatic and focus on ethical & social issue of real life.
Quote: " Linda is you gwine all alone? let me call your uncle." No sally," i replied, I want no one brought into trouble."
Uh, it feel so good
When you let go
Of all the drama in your life
Now you're free from all the pain
Free from all the game
Free from all the stress
So find your happiness
Explanation: These lyrics by Mary J.Blige is an characteristic of realism because she's talking about what its like when you avoid drama in your life.