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A Morning Dream

Rating: 3.3

This morning I dreamed I followed
Widely spaced bells, ringing in the wind,
And climbed through mists to rosy clouds.
I realized my destined affinity
With An Ch'i-sheng the ancient sage.
I met unexpectedly O Lu-hua
The heavenly maiden.

Together we saw lotus roots as big as boats.
Together we ate jujubes as huge as melons.

We were the guests of those on swaying lotus seats.
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J P Klegg 10 July 2005

Now that's what I'm talkin' about. Yeah, come on.

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Pha Thanh Gian 29 April 2005

Splendid dream... so unattainable yet inspiring.

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* Sunprincess * 04 June 2014

..................oh truly the dream world can be such a wonderful peaceful place....loved reading this beautiful poem...

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anono -meows 15 April 2020

i guess its ok for a poem. but i dont really like it.

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Kumarmani Mahakul 06 November 2019

Wonderful imagery and imaginary. So impressive. A brilliant poem on dream is amazingly shared.

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Rajnish Manga 13 July 2017

So many shades of life of common people and the rulers and a string of dreams and hopes. Thanks. They spoke in splendid language, Full of subtle meanings. They argued with sharp words over paradoxes.

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M Asim Nehal 16 December 2015

Nice imagery and great poem, Loved it...10

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Melikhaya Zagagana 26 November 2014

Well done thing for words, stunning Li Ching Chao, phenomenal.

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