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Quotation by Gwendolyn Brooks
The trouble with grown-ups was that under the magnificent shell of adulthood, just under,
Waited the baby full of tantrums.
Gwendolyn Brooks (b. 1917), U.S. poet. "Bronzeville Mother Loiters in Mississippi. Meanwhile, a Mississippi Mother Burns Bacon."
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