* This is a collection of poems by Walt Whitman.
* The poet associates himself with the birth of the United States.
* Whitman appears to appreciate the divinity in all.
* Whitman uses many overt sexual references.
* Whitman writes a poem about the place of his birth.
* The author speaks of the activities of others.
* Whitman talks about metaphysical topics as well.
* Whitman writes about the experiences he has in his own body.
* Whitman speaks of mortality.
* Whitman writes about being burning up by religion.
* The author pays homage to Manhattan, a city he loves.
* Whitman stresses the importance of living in the now.
* There is a fondness for appreciating all people.
* Whitman warns that not all people are as they seem on the surface.
* A muse beckons Whitman to sing a song that has never been sung before.
* Whitman pays homage to the pioneers...
This section contains 316 words
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