We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
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!)

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...