Quotation by Gwendolyn Brooks

As they lean over the beans in their rented back room that
is full of beads and receipts and dolls and cloths,
tobacco crumbs, vases and fringes.
Gwendolyn Brooks (b. 1917), U.S. poet. The Bean Eaters (l. 11–13). . .

Selected Poems by Gwendolyn Brooks. (1963) Harper & Row.
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