Sum up the themes restated in number 52, the coda to Song of Myself.
A key theme that Whitman sums up in his coda is that we are all interrelated: individuals, the human species, nature, and the universe. For example, Whitman makes a connection to the hawk and by extension to other humans, the natural world, and the cosmos, stating:
I too am not a bit tamed . . . I too am untranslatable . . .
As throughout the poem, the "I" represents a universal self, not just Whitman.
Another key theme that the coda reiterates is that death is not the end, but a reintegration or regeneration in which the self lives on in nature and the universe:
I depart as air . . . . I shake my white locks at the runaway sun,
I effuse my flesh in eddies...
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