Born on Long Island and raised in Brooklyn, Walt Whitman spent his childhood and early adulthood amid the sights and sounds of New York City and its environs.
A woman explains that she feels no embarrassment or uneasiness reading Whitman's poems and prose in Leaves of Grass. Instead she praises the harmonious voice he surveys life with.
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