Walt Whitman

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

What Weeping Face

Poem by Walt Whitman

WHAT weeping face is that looking from the window?
Why does it stream those sorrowful tears?
Is it for some burial place, vast and dry?
Is it to wet the soil of graves?


Comments about What Weeping Face by Walt Whitman

  • Ruta MohapatraRuta Mohapatra (7/7/2018 12:29:00 PM)

    Small and profound! Quite unlike Whitman's usual long poems!(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002



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