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Poetry: Novelty

Ennobled by Understanding?*

We learn a lot in college,
But I would not be so crass
To think we truly understand
And still cut cross the grass.

*The inscription on the fašade of Northrup Auditorium
facing the Mall of the University of Minnesota states:
"Dedicated to the proposition that men are ennobled by understanding."

Ross Olson

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