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The language of Mexicans springs from abysmal extremes of power and impotence, domination and resentment.


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This page presents the quote "The language of Mexicans springs from abysmal extremes of power and impotence, domination and resentment.". Author of this quote is Carlos Fuentes. This quote is about domination, resentment, extremes, power, language, impotence, spring,.