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Unsuspecting

Jean Toomer 1894 (Washington, D.C.) – 1967 (Doylestown)



There is a natty kind of mind
That slicks its thoughts,
Culls its oughts,
Trims its views,
Prunes its trues,
And never suspects it is a rind.

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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Jean Toomer

Jean Toomer was an American poet and novelist and an important figure of the Harlem Renaissance. more…

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