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Quotation by Gwendolyn Brooks
In Little Rock the people bear
Babes, and comb and part their hair
And watch the want ads, put repair
To roof and latch.
Gwendolyn Brooks (b. 1917), U.S. poet. "The Chicago Defender Sends a Man to Little Rock."
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