Langston Hughes and Chinua Achebe in Lagos, Nigeria July 1962.  Achebe is, among other things, the author of Things Fall Apart.
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“If I ever hit for a dollar
gonna salt every dime away
in the Post Office for a rainy day.” -- Langston Hughes (“Numbers,” 1949)