(1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967 / Missouri)

Quiet Girl

I would liken you
To a night without stars
Were it not for your eyes.
I would liken you
To a sleep without dreams
Were it not for your songs.

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girl if you smile it's beautiful girl if you cry it's beautiful
nice rhymes
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i love this poem it is great for many people
I love this poem, Langston Hughes is an amazing poet. This poem is also very beautiful, I love how Langston uses his words.
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