Theme Of Ballad Of The Landlord

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Each stanza is enclosed up of two sentences which are broken into two lines each. Rhyme scheme ABCB complements the complete false merriment of the poet explaining the complaints.
Langston Hughes is an African American poet, he lives in an area where racism is experienced, and theme of discrimination proves that people with power are promising in the society. The tenants keep on repeating about the faults in the house, but the landlord being the supreme power keep on pay no attention to him, moreover, adds 10$ of the rent is due. It turned the tenant turned into fire, consequently, he declined to pay it until the maintenance will be done. At the same instance, he was endangered to evict him and would also throw his furniture into the street. In the same fashion, the tenant also impends the landlord with a hit to the lips to shut him up. The landlord calls the police as of the tenant's threat. The media distorts this incident and depicts the poor tenant as the opponent, to sum up, the tenant is arrested and thrown to jail, deprived of bail, for 90

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