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Beale Street Love

Beale Street Love

by Langston Hughes

Beale Street Love: The Truth Hurts True or False

1. What kind of love is this poem describing?Love in general
2. Why did the book that "Beale Street Love" was in not sell well?Hughes shows the dark side of African-American life
3. Why is Beale Street important?It was in a famous Cher song
4. Why might Clorinda have the upper hand?She is female
5. Who is the other Clorinda?A white girl born to African parents

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