Treasure Island

John Newton

(24 July 1725 – 21 December 1807 / London, England)

Poems of John Newton

121. The Resurrection And The Life 4/19/2010
122. The Rich Man And Lazarus 4/19/2010
123. The Ruler's Daughter Raised 4/19/2010
124. The Trembling Jailer 4/19/2010
125. The True Aaron 4/19/2010
126. The Two Debtors 4/19/2010
127. The Two Malefactors 4/19/2010
128. The Wheat And Tares 4/19/2010
129. The Woman Of Samaria 4/19/2010
130. The Word Quick And Powerful 4/19/2010
131. The World 1/3/2003
132. The Worldling 4/19/2010
133. They Shall Be Mine, Saith The Lord 4/19/2010
134. Time How Short 4/19/2010
135. Time How Swift 4/19/2010
136. To The Afflicted, Tossed With Tempests And Not Comforted 4/19/2010
137. True and False Zeal 5/28/2012
138. Trust Of The Wicked, And The Righteous Compared 4/19/2010
139. Vanity Of Life 4/19/2010
140. Vanity Of The Creature Sanctified 4/19/2010

On Dreaming

When slumber seals our weary eyes,
The busy fancy wakeful keeps;
The scenes which then before us rise,
Prove something in us never sleeps.

As in another world we seem,
A new creation of our own,
All appears real, though a dream,
And all familiar, though unknown.

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