by Walt Whitman (1819 - 1892)

A child's amaze
Language: English 
Silent and amazed even when a little boy,
I remember I heard the preacher every Sunday put God in his statements,
As contending against some being or influence.

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This text was added to the website: 2005-10-12
Line count: 3
Word count: 28