"Babies and gin ..." comments of Langston Hughes

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Babies and gin and church And women and Sunday All mixed with dimes and Dollars and clean spittoons And house rent to pay.

Langston Hughes
Langston Hughes (1902-1967), U.S. poet. Brass Spittoons (l. 26-30). . . Norton Anthology of Modern Poetry, The. Richard Ellmann and Robert O'Clair, eds. (2d ed., 1988) W. W. Norton & Company.