Question: English & Literature

What's the tone in "O Captain! My Captain!"?
In English & Literature | Asked by bookragstutor
Asked from the Walt Whitman study pack

The tone in "O Captain' is that of grief and utter despondency. It is written about the assisination of President Lincoln and how the poet (Walt Whittman) believed that Lincoln's death left a great hole in the hearts of the American people. 

MHood2 | 1061 days ago