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Walt Whitman - Ship Starting, The.

LO! the unbounded sea! 
On its breast a Ship starting, spreading all her sails—an ample Ship,
	carrying even her moonsails; 
The pennant is flying aloft, as she speeds, she speeds so stately—below,
	emulous waves press forward, 
They surround the Ship, with shining curving motions, and foam.

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Poet: Walt Whitman
Poem: 11. Ship Starting, The.
Volume: Leaves of Grass
- 1. Inscriptions
Year: Published/Written in 1900
Poem of the Day: Sep 17 2011

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Comment 58 of 59, added on April 13th, 2014 at 7:52 AM.
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