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Quotation by Gwendolyn Brooks
I believe it was a good job, Despite this possible horror: that they might prefer the Preservation of their law in all its sick dignity and their knives To the continuation of their creed And their lives.
Gwendolyn Brooks (b. 1917), U.S. poet. "Negro Hero."
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