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Georgia Douglas Johnson, "The Dreams of the Dreamer" (1918)
12022-12-16T09:28:25-05:00Amardeep Singhc185e79df2fca428277052b90841c4aba30044e12131plain2022-12-16T09:28:25-05:00Amardeep Singhc185e79df2fca428277052b90841c4aba30044e1The dreams of the dreamer Are life-drops that pass
The break in the heart To the soul’s hour-glass.
The songs of the singer Are tones that repeat
The cry of the heart 'Till it ceases to beat.
Published in The Heart of a Woman and Other Poems, 1918 Also published in Caroling Dusk, 1927