Born in Massachusetts to a family of merchants and seamen, Clapp traveled to Paris to translate the socialist writing
A poem about the sensual movements of a river: it merges with other rivers and whispers to plants along the bank. The river becomes a metaphor for humans who live as freely as the river flows, but the speaker points out that there are others who live a more conservative life.
The Vault at Pfaff's
27 Memorial Drive West, Bethlehem, PA 18015