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Analysis and comments on Dream Deferred by Langston Hughes

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Comment 58 of 78, added on December 1st, 2008 at 1:10 PM.

This poem is insightful. It is very visual and you can relate it to
something in your everyday.

marissa caminos from United States
Comment 57 of 78, added on December 1st, 2008 at 1:10 PM.

I think this poem has great usage of similies and methaphors. Langston
Hughes is a great poet.

Loud mouth from United States
Comment 56 of 78, added on December 1st, 2008 at 1:10 PM.

This poem is very meaningful. Many people have dreams therefore many
people can relate to Langston Hughes poem.

katie risko from United States
Comment 55 of 78, added on December 1st, 2008 at 1:10 PM.

I think that the poem is good. It tells the detail of what can happen to
people's dreams if they try to achieve it too late. There may be other

kendra kakembo from United States
Comment 54 of 78, added on December 1st, 2008 at 1:05 PM.

I like this poem. But why would your dream explode or dry up?

aylssa shipley from United States
Comment 53 of 78, added on December 1st, 2008 at 1:05 PM.

I think it is a good poem. It describes the multiple possibilities where
dream go or you go. You could follow the dream and be happy or abandon it
and be regretful.

jimmy champlin from United States
Comment 52 of 78, added on October 13th, 2008 at 6:45 PM.

i luv dis poem it comes strait 4rm his heart nd it makes me think bout mii
own dreams

mimi from United States
Comment 51 of 78, added on May 7th, 2008 at 11:12 AM.

It is a nice poem. it is a metaphorical kind of a poem which encorages
readers to read with open mind.

daines from Tanzania
Comment 50 of 78, added on March 28th, 2008 at 8:17 AM.

i love the poem about dream deferred.is fantastic and sensitive

Ebenezer Baawuah from United States
Comment 49 of 78, added on March 18th, 2008 at 2:02 AM.

I think Bibi hit the nail on the head with it explodes

Michael Dressner

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Poet: Langston Hughes
Poem: Dream Deferred
Added: Feb 20 2003
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