Walt Whitman

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

Tears - Poem by Walt Whitman

Tears! tears! tears!
In the night, in solitude, tears;
On the white shore dripping, dripping, suck'd in by the sand;
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Comments about Tears by Walt Whitman

  • Brian Jani (5/19/2014 10:28:00 AM)

    A very well written poem this is (Report) Reply

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  • (12/2/2005 10:52:00 AM)

    Whitman compares a broken hearted person to a storm by the ocean shore. He begins by talking about the broken hearted person then he moves into talking about the lonliness of the storm. (Report) Reply

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