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I went to my father's at night. He spoke of poor John [Boswell's brother] with disgust. I was shocked and said, "He's your son, an ...
Poor John Field!--I trust he does not read this, unless he will improve by it,--thinking to live by some derivative old-country mo ...
My family's lives were not on television, not in books, not even comic books. There was a myth of the poor in this country, but it ...
Poor Warren. He wasn't a bad egg,
Just weak. He loved women and Ohio.
... nothing seems completely to differentiate the poor but poverty. We find no adjectives to fit them, as a whole, only those of w ...
Ensnared in his starvation, Chaplin-man is always just below political awareness. A strike is a catastrophe for him because it thr ...
For ever will I sleep, while poor maids cry,
Alas, for pity stay,
...
Squats on a toad-stool under a tree
A bodiless childfull of life in the gloom,
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The poverty of our century is unlike that of any other. It is not, as poverty was before, the result of natural scarcity, but of a ...
John Brown's body lies a-moldering in the grave,
His soul is marching on.
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