Four Whitman Sketches

Song Cycle by John M. Klein (b. 1915)

Word count: 29

?. A farm picture [sung text not yet checked]

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.


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Confirmed with Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass, Philadelphia: David McKay, [c1900].

Researcher for this text: Thomas A. Gregg