[Vendors Still Shivering In The Still-cool Air Gathered Around Me, Pushing Their Wares-chewing Gum, Biscuits, Baby Rattles, Cigarettes, Sold Individually Or By The Pack. I Didn't Want Anything, But They Kept Standing There; They Had Nothing Else To Do. A White Man Is Such An Anomaly, A Foundling From Another Planet, That Is It Possible To Stare At Him With Interest Almost Forever.]

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