by Walt Whitman (1819 - 1892)

Good‑bye my fancy
Language: English 
Good-bye my fancy - (I had a word to say,
But 'tis not quite the time - The best of any
     man's word or say,
Is when its proper place arrives - and for its
I keep mine till the last.)


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This text was added to the website: 2005-12-15
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Word count: 42