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Walt Whitman - This Dust was Once the Man.

THIS dust was once the Man, 
Gentle, plain, just and resolute—under whose cautious hand, 
Against the foulest crime in history known in any land or age, 
Was saved the Union of These States.

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Poet: Walt Whitman
Poem: 4. This Dust was Once the Man.
Volume: Leaves of Grass
- 17. President Lincoln's Burial Hymn
Year: Published/Written in 1900
Poem of the Day: Mar 24 2008

Comment 4 of 4, added on April 11th, 2014 at 11:42 PM.
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Comment 3 of 4, added on January 3rd, 2012 at 12:31 AM.

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Comment 2 of 4, added on February 16th, 2006 at 9:27 AM.

this poem i guess you could say mind screwed me!


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