Walt Whitman

(31 May 1819 - 26 March 1892 / New York / United States)

A Riddle Song - Poem by Walt Whitman

THAT which eludes this verse and any verse,
Unheard by sharpest ear, unform'd in clearest eye or cunningest mind,
Nor lore nor fame, nor happiness nor wealth,
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Comments about A Riddle Song by Walt Whitman

  • Shania K. Younce (5/10/2014 8:32:00 PM)


    This is a beautiful poem. Bien! (Report) Reply

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  • (12/11/2012 8:30:00 AM)


    I totally agree! I just started reading Walt Whitman and this one is my love. (Report) Reply

  • Alain Ilan Braun (9/19/2011 7:22:00 PM)


    Just a magnificent and deep poem! It appeals to me as if it was freshly written, perhaps yesterday?
    People, poets, please comment this most beautiful song!
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