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Beat! Beat! Drums!

Beat! Beat! Drums!

by

Walt Whitman

Analysis: Steaminess Rating

Exactly how steamy is this poem?

G

While this poem discusses a pretty adult topic – war – sex is nowhere to be found. (Kind of rare for a Whitman poem, actually!)

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