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Q: Why didn't George Washington publish the poem Wheatley addressed to him?
A: George Washington didn't publish the poem Wheatley addressed to him because there were many people in Boston who insisted that it was not possible for a slave to possess such literary ability.
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George Washington didn't publish the poem Wheatley addressed to him because there were many people in Boston who insisted that it was not possible for a slave to possess such literary ability.
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