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Nanny's words made Janie's kiss across the gatepost seem like a manure pile after a rain


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An envious heart makes a treacherous ear. They done 'heard' bout you just what they hope done happened.



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They bowed down to him rather, because he was all of these things, and then again he was all of these things because the town bowed down.

They bowed down to him rather, because he was all of these things, and then again he was all of these things because the town bowed down.



Tain't no use in you cryin' . . . But folks is meant to cry 'bout somethin' or other. Better leave things de way dey is. Youse young yet. No tellin' whut mout happen befo' you die.

Tain't no use in you cryin' . . . But folks is meant to cry 'bout somethin' or other. Better leave things de way dey is. Youse young yet. No tellin' whut mout happen befo' you die.





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