poet Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes

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Helen Keller

In the dark,
Found light
Brighter than many ever see.
Within herself,
Found loveliness,
Through the soul's own mastery.
And now the world receives
From her dower:
The message of the strength
Of inner power.

Poem Submitted: Saturday, March 27, 2010

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  • Person Smith (10/13/2020 2:15:00 PM)

    I'm doing a project. I need to know what

    From her dower:
    The message of the strength
    Of inner power.

    means. Anybody have a clue?

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  • Geeta Radhakrishna MenonGeeta Radhakrishna Menon (6/26/2020 1:03:00 AM)

    Wonderful poem of courage, strength and inner power of Helen Keller.

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  • Hipster (2/3/2020 12:47:00 PM)

    Hellen Killer iz the real name

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  • Percy Jackson (12/14/2017 4:10:00 PM)

    Its all right to me...

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    random(4/1/2020 5:03:00 PM)

    nice name Percy Jackson

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  • ugwerlghwejlrgherjg (12/1/2017 8:58:00 AM)

    I love this poem because he is just highlighting how amazing and special Helen Keller was.

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  • Riss Raley (3/2/2016 10:30:00 AM)

    A beautiful ode to from one inspiration to another.

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