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Ralph Ellison

“I felt that even when they were polite they hardly saw me, that they would have begged the pardon of Jack the Bear, never glancing his way if the bear happened to be walking along minding his business. It was confusing. I did not know if it was desirable or undesirable...”


Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man
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Invisible Man Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
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