" … Baltimore . It’s Perfect . Boy , Is It Perfect . And There Are Parts Of Its Past That Make You Wince . It’s Not All Marble Steps And Waitresses Calling You ’ Hon , ’ You Know . Racial Strife In The 60’s , The Riots During The Civil War .  F . Scott Fitzgerald Said It Was Civilized And Gay , Rotted And Polite . The Terms Are Slightly Anachronistic Now , But I Think He Was Essentially Right . " - Laura Lippman
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