Poetry and Patience

Walt Whitman worked on ‘Leaves of Grass’ for four decades. Do poets have a unique relationship with patience, perhaps?

“Self-reliant, with haughty eyes, assuming to himself all the attributes of his country, steps Walt Whitman into literature” -Walt Whitman on Walt Whitman
Something many people don’t know is that Whitman was a straightup hottie

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