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Response #8 Tan Huy Hoang Nguyen Professor Pam O’Klock-Stein English 1B 18 January 2006 “We Wear the Mask” by Paul Laurence Dunbar Magnificent poem and oh so true it is. We all wear a mask that hides our true faces once in awhile. Too often do we wear these masks in my opinion. Many people believe we should express our feelings more often because it’s healthy, natural, and real. Not to mention that it’s humane. The human nature to feel so many expressions makes us truly unique compared to all other creatures on earth. It’s our ability to express these
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Unformatted text preview: emotions that makes us even extra special. So to put on these masks of ours in a society that demands us to is absurd. We travel further and further away from our natural gifts to a world that has no feelings at all. Isn’t this the reason why many men are accused to be animals? Because they have no feelings to their counterparts? These masks give us strength to endure, but we surrender what makes us all human: our feelings and our ability to express them through art, language, and other forms of communication....
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