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Walt Whitman - Here, Sailor.

WHAT ship, puzzled at sea, cons for the true reckoning? 
Or, coming in, to avoid the bars, and follow the channel, a perfect pilot needs? 
Here, sailor! Here, ship! take aboard the most perfect pilot, 
Whom, in a little boat, putting off, and rowing, I, hailing you, offer.

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Poet: Walt Whitman
Poem: 9. Here, Sailor.
Volume: Leaves of Grass
- 18. Whispers of Heavenly Death
Year: Published/Written in 1900
Poem of the Day: Nov 24 2012

Comment 1 of 1, added on June 1st, 2005 at 6:00 PM.

I swear this sounds as if my father has died! Thank you Walt you shall be cherished!

Sammy

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