We Wear the Mask
by Paul Laurence Dunbar
We Wear the Mask Quotes
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Lies and Deceit Quotes
We wear the mask that grins and lies, (1)
With torn and bleeding hearts we smile, (4)
We wear the mask that grins and lies, It hides our cheeks and shades our eyes, — (1-2)
Society and Class Quotes
And mouth with myriad subtleties. (5)
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