...poetry, it becomes such a strong bearer of murkiness that the reader cannot find himself a clue about what causes human life so worthless and ominous. The above mentioned poems are typical examples of this aspect of human existence; and the poets have brought forward the theme in a very lucid manner. Works Cited Kennedy, X.J., and Dana Gioia. Backpack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing. New York: Longman Publishing Group, 2011.... ?[Your full November 20, Death and Worthlessness in “For My Daughter” and “Grass” The poems, "For My Daughter" by Weldon Kees and "Grass" by Carl Sandburg, are based on one similar theme, which is death and worthlessness of human life. A...