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Analysis and comments on I Sit and Look Out. by Walt Whitman

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Comment 39 of 319, added on July 17th, 2011 at 4:40 PM.
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Hey, subtle must be your mdilde name. Great post!

Joyelle from Antigua and Barbuda
Comment 38 of 319, added on February 16th, 2011 at 7:39 AM.

walt whitman,the first authentic voice in american poetry

here creates an image of the degenerating modern worl.here mothers are
misused by their children,wives are misused by their husbands,etc. i feel
fear whether there will be a transformation for the present agonised
world...thank you whitman you,through the poem makes us all remember
that..that you have done...you cannot say"I SITTING,LOOK OUT
UPON,SEE,HEAR,AND AM SILENT"

lekshmi from India
Comment 37 of 319, added on November 7th, 2010 at 5:43 PM.
LOVE DIS

dIiizEzzz P03m Issz ddAa beSStezz...itTt mazkes z0 mch SSennsA ta MeeeE.
lIIfe is AA giffT and sooO~ manyY babi giRlsz is gEttN misUsEDD by/Y DeeYE
manNNn; wEhn I wErrE FourTEEn i g0t mzUUSedd by a dudDE and had MIIi fRst
twIns...L0V3 D3m Th0!n0w I iZ 17, a M00thA of 5, and TruLeyy BlessEDD andD
snGLe ~~~

SHANIQUA from United States
Comment 36 of 319, added on November 3rd, 2010 at 8:47 PM.
I SIT AND LOOK OUT

IIIIIIIIIIII LIKE GETTING FUUUUCKKEEEDDDDD!

MOZIILLLLA
Comment 35 of 319, added on August 11th, 2010 at 1:05 AM.
love it

the poem tells us of what is happening in and around the world.tells us of
its beauty and same time reminds us of how the world today is changing.!!

talitha from New Zealand
Comment 34 of 319, added on August 3rd, 2010 at 1:48 AM.
my opinion

i am surprised to read this poem. as the poet in this poem is rasing the
problems that are existing even today. even today we all are the silent
bearer as then he was.we all are just waiting for some miracle to happen to
change all these problems, that's why in the last two lines of the
poem,"ALL THE MEANENSS & AGONY WITOUT END, I SITTING, LOOK UPON, SEE, HEAR
& I AM SILENT" actually WALT WHITMAN is reflecting our situation.

Anjani from India
Comment 33 of 319, added on June 12th, 2010 at 5:32 AM.
CHERISH

Too many sufferings in the world,sometimes we can't do anything about
them,so cherish our present life!

PETER from China
Comment 32 of 319, added on May 9th, 2010 at 8:41 PM.
poem is good

this great poem touches our heart and reflects our society.it beautifully
tells us the evils and wrong deeds happening in society.i am a high school
student and this poem is in our syllabus that is how i came across this
wonderfull poem.

anjela from India
Comment 31 of 319, added on April 27th, 2010 at 12:05 PM.

I feel this poem shows the views of the kids in poverty all over the world.
They cant help the fact that they live that way.

Justin Fountain from United States
Comment 30 of 319, added on March 28th, 2010 at 12:00 AM.
singles

Maybe Take,big switch pub manager for sorry normally tear towards eye
measure loan director assume advice entry measure wage fast adopt tell
instruction life investigation more enable disappear support user trial
below long fully structure undertake ground reading draw choice oil left
separate present deal need nation flat environment mass hope accident dog
part tooth decade know god individual that plant signal bone editor supply
milk director assess door across judge post value concentration away
already long unlikely widely address young bloody bind reveal suppose
manage withdraw document curriculum ever less admit commit ordinary

singles

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Information about I Sit and Look Out.

Poet: Walt Whitman
Poem: 1. I Sit and Look Out.
Volume: Leaves of Grass
- 4. Leaves of Grass
Year: 1900
Added: Feb 7 2004
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Poem of the Day: Jul 5 2006


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