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Line 76:

“You! hypocrite lecteur!—mon semblable,—mon frère!”

Eliot's Note:

76. V. Baudelaire, Preface to Fleurs du Mal.

Context:

From Baudelaire's Fleurs du mal:

You! Hypocrite reader!—my fellow,—my brother!