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Analysis and comments on Warble for Lilac-Time. by Walt Whitman

Comment 3 of 3, added on October 5th, 2009 at 9:24 AM.

This poem to me is about memory. The lasting memories of a child's many
days spent outdoors.

jean webber from United States
Comment 2 of 3, added on October 1st, 2008 at 4:21 AM.

Lilacs don't grow whre I live and this poem brings back wonderful memories
of lilac time, something I miss here in the desert. Thd language is of
another time but I find it lovely. My mother loved poems of this type. She
would be 93 and I wish I could send her lilacs wherever she is. The scent
of lilacs makes me think that this is what heaven smells like.

Beverly from United States
Comment 1 of 3, added on April 20th, 2008 at 10:59 AM.

A big too wordy for my taste. I prefer simpler, more basic poetry that
doesn't need such flowery language to tell what it wants to tell. But still
ok poem.

Heather from United States

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Information about Warble for Lilac-Time.

Poet: Walt Whitman
Poem: 3. Warble for Lilac-Time.
Volume: Leaves of Grass
- 20. Leaves of Grass
Year: 1900
Added: Feb 7 2004
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Poem of the Day: Aug 4 2011


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