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Dream Boogie

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Good morning, daddy!
Ain't you heard
The boogie-woogie rumble
Of a dream deferred?

Listen closely:
You'll hear their feet
Beating out and beating out a -

You think
It's a happy beat?

Listen to it closely:
Ain't you heard
something underneath
like a -

What did I say?

Sure,
I'm happy!
Take it away!

Hey, pop!
Re-bop!
Mop!

Y-e-a-h!
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COMMENTS
Michael Walker 19 September 2019
Quite trendy and musical, typical of African-american poetry.
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Ken Pitt 06 April 2018
Re-bop! Mop! With sprinkles on top. Boogie all day till the blues go away. Jump out the window and onto the lawn. Shout at the moon till the doldrums are gone.
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Jessica Delgado 28 November 2016
It is nice and funny. I love it. What a great piece
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