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A Summer’s Dream

Rating: 2.6

To the sagging wharf
few ships could come.
The population numbered
two giants, an idiot, a dwarf,

a gentle storekeeper
asleep behind his counter,
and our kind landlady—
the dwarf was her dressmaker.

The idiot could be beguiled
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Susan Williams 18 December 2015

She never fails to ignite the imagination- -We were awakened in the dark by the somnambulist brook nearing the sea, still dreaming audibly.

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* Sunprincess * 09 November 2013

a descriptive poem.. so as dreams go

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Liliana ~el 09 September 2013

beautiful, really and truly :)

5 19 Reply
Fabrizio Frosini 11 July 2015

a vivid description.. beautiful write..

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Primrose Tee 05 May 2014

wonderful, beautiful, lovely..

6 4 Reply
Geeta Radhakrishna Menon 08 February 2017

A gentle poem still dreaming audibly.

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Edward Kofi Louis 08 February 2017

The gaint! ! Still dreaming. Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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Tom Allport 08 February 2017

a very interesting write about the events on a summer's night.

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Bernard F. Asuncion 08 February 2017

Interesting poem.....

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Paul Brookes 08 February 2017

Beautiful images so well written 10+++

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