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Walt Whitman Short Poems

Famous Short Walt Whitman Poems. Short poetry by famous poet Walt Whitman. A collection of the all-time best Walt Whitman short poems


A Pact  Create an image from this poem
by Ezra Pound
 I make a pact with you, Walt Whitman-- 
I have detested you long enough.
I come to you as a grown child Who has had a pig-headed father; I am old enough now to make friends.
It was you that broke the new wood, Now is a time for carving.
We have one sap and one root-- Let there be commerce between us.