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, grasshopper;
Then to Silvia let us sing
That Silvia is excelling.
She excels each mortal thing
Upon the dull earth dwelling.
I could dance yet--only had a good fiddle--I like music. A good fiddle always starts the Negro, even if he's old.
[Upon being asked if, in the primitive Hunterdon County, New Jersey, mountain town where she lived, there was "any distinction of ...
These doctors, they've got no mercy on you, 'specially if you're black. Ah! I've seen 'em, many a time, but, they never come after ...
I'd like to live another hundred years yet--and I don't know but I will, too. My teeth are good, and if I can get enough to eat, I ...
Them old masters, when they got mad, had no mercy on a nigger--they'd cut a nigger all up in a hurry--cut 'em all up into strings, ...
They [creative children] ask more questions than most children. They're usually spontaneous and enthusiastic. Their ideas are uniq ...
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