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Walt Whitman - My Picture-Gallery.

IN a little house keep I pictures suspended, it is not a fix’d house, 
It is round, it is only a few inches from one side to the other; 
Yet behold, it has room for all the shows of the world, all memories? 
Here the tableaus of life, and here the groupings of death; 
Here, do you know this? this is cicerone himself,
With finger rais’d he points to the prodigal pictures.

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My Picture-Gallery. - Comments and Information

Poet: Walt Whitman
Poem: 57. My Picture-Gallery.
Volume: Leaves of Grass
- 20. Leaves of Grass
Year: Published/Written in 1900
Poem of the Day: Aug 16 2006

Comment 7 of 7, added on April 25th, 2016 at 2:49 PM.

picture gallery on file by charles

not published yet 2016

charles robertson from Canada
Comment 6 of 7, added on April 11th, 2014 at 12:50 PM.
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Comment 5 of 7, added on February 26th, 2005 at 2:19 PM.

I liked this poem, although it seems to relate to "brain", I as well, associate with my camera, it too holds many memories for me, it is my greatest capture in a physical sense. as far as the one that spoke of "her", it was just a mistake in not knowing. Thanks

tina from United States

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