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Mark Twain in Spokane on Aug. 7, 1895

His stop here was part of a speaking tour designed to help get himself out of debt.

http://twain.lib.virginia.edu/onstage/mttalks5.html

How old were you when you read this?

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Did a parent or teacher try to put in perspective the author's use of the controversial word or did you realize what Twain was doing without anyone holding your hand?

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