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What do you think of us in fuzzy endeavor, you whose directions are sterling, whose lunge is straight?
Can you make a reason,
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The great difficulty is first to win a reputation; the next to keep it while you live; and the next to preserve it after you die, ...
Death cancels everything but truth; and strips a man of everything but genius and virtue. It is a sort of natural canonization. It ...
Whippersnapper clerks
Call us out of our name
We got to say mister
To spindling boys
My ole man died--hunh--
Cussin' me;
Ole lady rocks, bebby,
Huh misery.
White man tells me--hunh--
Damn yo' soul;
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They dragged you from homeland,
They chained you in coffles,
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You sang:
Me an' muh baby gonna shine, shine
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The guy has baggy pants, flat feet, the most miserable, bedraggled-looking little bastard you ever saw; makes itchy gestures as th ...
Art is on the side of the oppressed. Think before you shudder at the simplistic dictum and its heretical definition of the freedom ...
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