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Beale Street Love

Beale Street Love

by Langston Hughes

Beale Street Love: It's a violent world True or False

1. What does Clorinda ask love to do?Stop hitting her
2. "Beale Street Love" is:An extended metaphor
3. What does the fist hit first?Nose
4. Why does free verse work for "Beale Street Love"?Because it fits the violent content
5. Who does the fist belong to?A brown man

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