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Langston Hughes, "Young Bride" (1925)
12022-01-06T10:29:14-05:00Amardeep Singhc185e79df2fca428277052b90841c4aba30044e12134plain2022-07-14T09:31:34-04:0010/01/1925Amardeep Singhc185e79df2fca428277052b90841c4aba30044e1They say she died,-- Although I do not know, They say she died of grief And in the earth-dark arms of Death Sought calm relief, And rest from pain of love In loveless sleep.
Published in The Crisis, October 1925 Also published in The Weary Blues, 1926
12022-03-14T10:18:52-04:00Amardeep Singhc185e79df2fca428277052b90841c4aba30044e1Poems Published in "The Crisis" 1910-1926Amardeep Singh17The Crisis Tagplain2022-08-09T12:40:31-04:00Amardeep Singhc185e79df2fca428277052b90841c4aba30044e1