poet Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes

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Wealth

From Christ to Ghandi
Appears this truth-
St. Francis of Assisi
Proves it, too:
Goodness becomes grandeur
Surpassing might of kings.
Halos of kindness
Brighter shine
Than crowns of gold,
And brighter
Than rich diamonds
Sparkles
The simple dew
Of love.

Poem Submitted: Saturday, March 27, 2010

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  • Dr Tony BrahminDr Tony Brahmin (6/18/2020 3:32:00 AM)

    And brighter
    Than rich diamonds
    Sparkles
    The simple dew
    Of love. very nice poem. to ny

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  • Kevin TaylorKevin Taylor (3/7/2018 10:24:00 PM)

    Another enlightenment!

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