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Quotation by Ama Ata Aidoo
From all around the Third World,
You hear the same story;
Asleep to all things at
Conscious only of
Riches, which they gather in a
Ama Ata Aidoo (b. 1942), Ghanaian scholar, poet. The Plum, Wayward Girls and Wicked Women, ed. Angela Carter (1986).
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