To You

Walt Whitman 1819 (West Hills) – 1892 (Camden)




   STRANGER! if you, passing, meet me, and desire to speak to me, why
         should you not speak to me?
   And why should I not speak to you?

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

Modified on April 15, 2023

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Scheme ABC
Closest metre Iambic pentameter
Characters 150
Words 29
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 3

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