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Quotation by Ogden Nash
You scour the Bowery, ransack the Bronx,
Through funeral parlors and honky-tonks.
From river to river you comb the town
For a place to lay your family down.
Ogden Nash (1902–1971), U.S. poet. Nature Abhors a Vacancy, Versus (1949).
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