by Walt Whitman (1819 - 1892)

Beautiful women
Language: English 
Women sit, or move to and fro—some old, some young;
The young are beautiful—but the old are more beautiful than the young.

Confirmed with Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass, Philadelphia: David McKay, 1900.


Authorship

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

This text was added to the website: 2020-04-15
Line count: 2
Word count: 22