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mane
used in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

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long coarse hair such as that which grows around a lion's head or on the back of a horse's neck
  • Understandably the boys of my age and social group were captivated by the yellow- or light-brown-skinned girls, with hairy legs and smooth little lips, and whose hair "hung down like horses' manes."
    p. 280.4

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