Sunday, March 17, 2013

Thought for the Day

To think that the sun rose in the east....that men and women were
       flexible and real and alive....that every thing was real and alive;
To think that you and I did not see feel think nor bear our part,
To think that we are now here and bear our part.
       ~ Walt Whitman

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Quoted from "To Think of Time" (Poem) in Leaves of Grass (1855)

Walt Whitman (1819-1892), American Poet, Essayist, and Journalist



1 comment:

nance said...

and the sun rose
and the rose shown
real and alive