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Quotation by Gwendolyn Brooks
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faults and fault
poverty and the poor
thieves and thievery
They own Spode, Lowestoft, candelabra,
Mantels, and hostess gowns, and sunburst clocks,
Turtle soup, Chippendale, red stain "hangings,"
Aubussons and Hattie Carnegie.
Gwendolyn Brooks (b. 1917), U.S. poet. The Lovers of the Poor (l. 67–70). . .
Selected Poems by Gwendolyn Brooks. (1963) Harper & Row.
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