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Walt Whitman - As Adam, Early in the Morning.

AS Adam, early in the morning, 
Walking forth from the bower, refresh’d with sleep; 
Behold me where I pass—hear my voice—approach, 
Touch me—touch the palm of your hand to my Body as I pass; 
Be not afraid of my Body.         5

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Poet: Walt Whitman
Poem: 14. As Adam, Early in the Morning.
Volume: Leaves of Grass
- 2. Children of Adam
Year: Published/Written in 1900

Comment 2 of 2, added on March 8th, 2009 at 3:29 AM.

The other comment is false.
This poem is about how america is rising fresh from the depressing Civil war.
Think about it.
America was often referred to as Adam.
The poem was also written towards the end of the 1800's.
It isn't that hard to put it together

Jake from Australia
Comment 1 of 2, added on February 27th, 2005 at 10:15 AM.

a poem by walt whitman:
As Adam Early in the Morning was very good and talks about people should accept their bodies and not care about their age and their looks

phillip

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