Treasure Island

Langston Hughes

(1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967 / Missouri)

Suicide's Note


The calm,
Cool face of the river
Asked me for a kiss.

Submitted: Friday, September 12, 2003
Edited: Wednesday, February 01, 2012

Do you like this poem?
2 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read poems about / on: river, kiss, suicide

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Suicide's Note by Langston Hughes )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 14 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

New Poems

  1. A Toast For Josie, Kuda Bondamakara
  2. Harvest of Harms, Madrason writer
  3. The Song Of The Builder, Edgar Albert Guest
  4. When The Minister Calls, Edgar Albert Guest
  5. My hero(Bob Dylan), Mario,Lucien,Rene Odekerken
  6. Azal se aashna..., Azhar Sabri
  7. Going For Gold, Angela Wybrow
  8. A Tragic Fairy Tale, Pankti Vadalia
  9. Sealed Lips, Tony Adah
  10. Autumn, Mario,Lucien,Rene Odekerken

Poem of the Day

poet Henry Lawson


The old year went, and the new returned, in the withering weeks of drought,
The cheque was spent that the shearer earned,
and the sheds were all cut out;
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

[Hata Bildir]