Paul Laurence Dunbar

(1872-1906 / Ohio / United States)

Precedent - Poem by Paul Laurence Dunbar

The poor man went to the rich man's doors,
'I come as Lazarus came,' he said.
The rich man turned with humble head,--
'I will send my dogs to lick your sores!'


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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 2, 2010



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