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The sea rises, the light fails, lovers cling to each other, and children cling to us. The moment we cease to hold each other, the moment we break faith with one another, the sea engulfs us and the light goes out.
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James Arthur Baldwin

United States author who was an outspoken critic of racism (1924-1987)

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