Abraham Lincoln Walks at Midnight [audio]

This audiobook Abraham Lincoln Walks at Midnight is a 1914 poem by American poet Vachel Lindsay. It portrays Abraham Lincoln walking the streets of Springfield, Illinois, stirred from his eternal sleep, a man, who even in death, is burdened by the tragedies of the modern world. At the time this poem was written, Lindsay was oppressed by knowledge of the blood and death exacted by World War I. There are 9 different recordings that you can listen to.

 

 
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