As soon as I saw "Captain", I thought of one of my favorite poems:
O Captain!, My Captain! by Walt Whitman.
It was written in homage to Abraham Lincoln after his assassination after 1865.
I have always found the poem to be so moving and full of passion.
This artwork is a digital collage -
I imagined a widow of a sea captain- she walks on the widow's walk,
waiting for her love...it's such a sad poem.
Here is the poem:
O captain! my Captain! rise up and hear the bells;
My Captain does not answer, his lips are pale and still;