Poem AnalysisDream Deferred<br />By: Liam Daly<br />
~We have tomorrow right before us like a flame~<br />~We Have tomorrow right <br />before us like a flame~<br />
Dream Deferred<br />Langton Hughes(1902-1967)<br />
“What happens to <br />a dream deferred?”<br />
“Does it dry up<br />like a raisin in the sun?”<br />
“Or fester like a sore --<br />And then run?”<br />
“Does it stink like rotten meat?”<br />
“Or crust and sugar over --<br />like a syrupy sweet?”<br />
“Maybe it just sags <br />like a heavy load”<br />
EXPLODE?”<br />“Or does it just<br />
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Poem Analysis- A Dream Deferred By: Langston Hughes

  1. 1. Poem AnalysisDream Deferred<br />By: Liam Daly<br />
  2. 2. ~We have tomorrow right before us like a flame~<br />~We Have tomorrow right <br />before us like a flame~<br />
  3. 3. Dream Deferred<br />Langton Hughes(1902-1967)<br />
  4. 4. “What happens to <br />a dream deferred?”<br />
  5. 5. “Does it dry up<br />like a raisin in the sun?”<br />
  6. 6. “Or fester like a sore --<br />And then run?”<br />
  7. 7. “Does it stink like rotten meat?”<br />
  8. 8. “Or crust and sugar over --<br />like a syrupy sweet?”<br />
  9. 9. “Maybe it just sags <br />like a heavy load”<br />
  10. 10. EXPLODE?”<br />“Or does it just<br />
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