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Quotation by Robert Earl Hayden
Quadroon mermaids, Afro angels, black saints
balanced upon the switchblades of that air
Robert Earl Hayden (1913–1980), U.S. poet. A Ballad of Remembrance (l. 1–3). . .
Collected Poems [Robert Hayden]. Frederick Glaysher, ed. (1985) Liveright.
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