Sometimes we become so sophisticated we have to read the New York Times in order to figure out whether it's a hot or a rainy day. - June Jordan

Sometimes we become so sophisticated we have to read the New York Times in order to figure out whether it's a hot or a rainy day.

by June Jordan

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