Quotation by John Dos Passos

"Eh Bien you like this sacred pig of a country?" asked Marco.
"Why not? I like it anywhere. It's all the same, in France you are paid badly and live well; here you are paid well and live badly."
John Dos Passos (1896–1970), U.S. novelist, poet, playwright, painter. Congo responding to Marco in Manhattan Transfer, Houghton Mifflin Company (1925 and 1953).

A dialogue of politicized French immigrants in America.
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