Langston Hughes

(1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967 / Missouri)

Warning - Poem by Langston Hughes

Negroes,
Sweet and docile,
Meek, humble and kind:
Beware the day
They change their mind!
Wind
In the cotton fields,
Gentle Breeze:
Beware the hour
It uproots trees!

Topic(s) of this poem: warning


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  • Tom Allport (2/11/2017 2:10:00 PM)

    tom allport
    a poetic caution to everyone to beware the wind of change. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, May 11, 2015



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