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The Grapes of Wrath
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  • " Uncle John broke in, "We never did have no paupers.
  • You got to report a death, an’ when you do that, they either take forty dollars for the undertaker or they take him for a pauper.
  • They take forty to bury Grampa an’ we won’t get to California—or else they’ll bury him a pauper.
  • Granma a pauper, an’ buried a pauper.
  • Granma a pauper, an’ buried a pauper.

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  • It is a story about a prince who changed places with a pauper.
  • Upon your knees, ye pauper scum,
    Mark Twain  --  The Prince and The Pauper

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