I SEE the sleeping babe, nestling the breast of its mother;
The sleeping mother and babe—hush’d, I study them long and long.

Analysis, meaning and summary of Walt Whitman's poem Mother and Babe.


  1. Melissa says:

    He says a lot about the beauty of mother and child in those few short words!

  2. Jenni says:

    This is a very good poem!!

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