Langston Hughes On April Rain Song

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945BC1F5-A9DD-4F76-A836-F70F6224A26ALangston Hughes (February 1, 1902 – May 22, 1967)

Let the rain kiss you.
Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops.
Let the rain sing you a lullaby.

The rain makes still pools on the sidewalk.
The rain makes running pools in the gutter.
The rain plays a little sleep-song on our roof at night—

And I love the rain.