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His struggle for a bare living left him no time to take advantage of the public evening school. In time he learned to re
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"His struggle for a bare living left him no time to take advantage of the public evening school. In time he learned to read, to follow a conversation or lecture; but he never learned to write correctly; and his pronunciation remains extremely foreign to this day"

- Mary Antin

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Russia Flag This quote is written / told by Mary Antin between February 24, 1909 and May 15, 1949. He/she was a famous Activist from Russia. The author also have 15 other quotes.

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