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Poets to Come.

Part of the cluster THE ANSWERER.


1POETS to come! orators, singers, musicians to come! Not to-day is to justify me, and answer what I am  
But you, a new brood, native, athletic, continental,  
 greater than before known,
Arouse! Arouse—for you must justify me—you must  
2I myself but write one or two indicative words for the  
I but advance a moment, only to wheel and hurry back  
 in the darkness.
3I am a man who, sauntering along, without fully stop- 
 ping, turns a casual look upon you, and then  
 averts his face,
Leaving it to you to prove and define it, Expecting the main things from you.

Part of the cluster THE ANSWERER.

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