Walt Whitman

(31 May 1819 - 26 March 1892 / New York / United States)

A Farm-Picture - Poem by Walt Whitman

THROUGH the ample open door of the peaceful country barn,
A sun-lit pasture field, with cattle and horses feeding;
And haze, and vista, and the far horizon, fading away.

Comments about A Farm-Picture by Walt Whitman

  • Rookie - 0 Points Margeret Downes-minger (7/5/2015 3:20:00 PM)

    This is utter rubbish! (Report) Reply

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  • Veteran Poet - 1,115 Points Krishnakumar Chandrasekar Nair (11/12/2013 2:39:00 AM)

    This isn't a poem but a beautiful painting
    I can feel the sun warm on my furrowed brow
    And hear the cows moo and sheep so bleating
    In short words Walt Witman puts on such a splendid show......

    I welcome all to my page for your valuable comments please (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 5,211 Points Walterrean Salley (4/1/2013 2:35:00 PM)

    Very picturesque as well as tragic (the fading away of such lovely scene) . (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 5,211 Points Walterrean Salley (4/1/2013 2:27:00 PM)

    Very picturisque as well as tragic (the fading away of such lovely scene) . (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 234 Points Bernard Kennedy (1/7/2013 1:29:00 AM)

    fading away? as he moves towards. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 986 Points Uriah Hamilton (8/16/2005 8:50:00 AM)

    A landscape poem that somehow touches the soul. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 313 Points Adryan Rotica (5/6/2005 4:30:00 PM)

    In his simplicity...Whitman manages to create a vivid landscape, alive with scents and atmosphere...a brilliance underestimated! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, December 31, 2002

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