poet Carl Sandburg

Carl Sandburg

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Chicago Poet

I saluted a nobody.
I saw him in a looking-glass.
He smiled--so did I.
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  • Michael WalkerMichael Walker (1/2/2020 7:41:00 PM)

    He is commenting indirectly about himself, the man 'in a looking-glass'.
    He states some of his faults: liar, fool, dreamer, play-actor, someone who is not totally honest.
    But at least he can count on his own self, if nothing else. Depth psychology.

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  • Bruh Moment (11/13/2019 11:05:00 AM)

    Bruh moment number 2

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  • Mkdragonds (5/17/2018 12:52:00 PM)

    Thats A Very Nice Quote

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  • Tom J. Mariani (10/4/2007 5:28:00 PM)

    Is this how Sandberg saw himself? ...dusty drinker of dust...Was he a liar to say he knew himself? Or just a realist? ? The looking glass man will go with him (in death?) When everybody else is gone. I lose all (freinds, readers of my poems) - but not him.

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