Walt Whitman
New York / United States
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O Me! O Life!

Rating: 3.7

O ME! O life!... of the questions of these recurring;
Of the endless trains of the faithless--of cities fill'd with the
foolish;
Of myself forever reproaching myself, (for who more foolish than I,
and who more faithless?)
Of eyes that vainly crave the light--of the objects mean--of the
struggle ever renew'd;
Of the poor results of all--of the plodding and sordid crowds I see
around me;
Of the empty and useless years of the rest--with the rest me
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MAHTAB BANGALEE 25 January 2021
That you are here--that life exists, and identity; That the powerful play goes on, and you will contribute a verse....stupendous answer
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Poetic Sky 12 September 2020
Awesome poem in your own style...10
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Lee Boueri 14 August 2020
O' Captain my My Captain, Our fearful trip is done. Great poet.
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Erin Cowart 26 June 2020
What is the best way to " contribute a verse" in this life, do you think?
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Adeeb Alfateh 29 May 2019
rated great 10++++++++++++++++++
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Adeeb Alfateh 29 May 2019
Of eyes that vainly crave the light- of the objects mean- of the struggle ever renew'd; great
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Angie Malika 09 May 2019
Uncle Walt thanks 4 this.....uuuuuuuuu are the best in Universe
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Sharron Stephenson 24 July 2018
life can one way or another
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Philip Emile 02 July 2018
A very constructive write up
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git gud bro but let me take 1 more hit from u juul fam
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