"I was the ..." Quote of William Wordsworth

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

I was the Dreamer, they the Dream; I roam'd Delighted, through the motley spectacle; Gowns grave or gaudy, Doctors, Students, Streets, Lamps, Gateways, Flocks of Churches, Courts and Towers:

William Wordsworth
William Wordsworth (1770-1850), British poet. THE PRELUDE; III. Residence at Cambridge (l. 28-31). . . Faber Book of Poems and Places, The. Geoffrey Grigson, ed. (1980) Faber and Faber.