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“There are words like FREEDOM, sweet and wonderful to say. On my heartstrings freedom sings all day every day. There are words like LIBERTY, that almost make me cry. If you had known what I know, you would know why.” ~ Langston Hughes, “Words like Freedom”
Happy 111th birthday to the legendary American poet, social activist, novelist, playwright and columnist James Mercer Langston Hughes (February 1, 1902 – May 22, 1967).