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Thursday, February 14, 2008

Happy Valentine Day

Beautiful Dreamer a poem by Stephen Foster

Beautiful dreamer, wake unto me,
Starlight and dewdrops are waiting for thee;
Sounds of the rude world heard in the day,
Lull'd by the moonlight have all pass'd away!

Beautiful dreamer, queen of my song,
List while I woo thee with soft melody;
Gone are the cares of life's busy throng.

Beautiful dreamer, awake unto me!
Beautiful dreamer, awake unto me!

Beautiful dreamer, out on the sea,
Mermaids are chaunting the wild lorelie;
Over the streamlet vapors are borne,
Waiting to fade at the bright coming morn.

Beautiful dreamer, beam on my heart,
E'en as the morn on the streamlet and sea;
Then will all clouds of sorrow depart,

Beautiful dreamer, awake unto me!


'JoAnn's-Digital-Eyes'NL said...

Thanks for the great photo's and wonderfull poem



JoAnn D-eyes/NL

dot said...

Happy Valentine's Day! I've always loved that song but I guess I forgot that Stephen Foster wrote it.

Donna said...

How precious these are!!! Happy Valentines Day sweetie!!

imac said...

Really nice message.

Happy Valentines Day to you and all your family.
and see my Valentines message

Angie said...

They don't write them like that anymore,more's the pity! A very Happy Valentines Day to you both.

Dick said...

Happy Valentine's Day to you, nice post. Thank you.

Andrea said...

Nice post. Happy Valentine's Day to you too.

zakscloset said...

happy valentine's day to you too! very nice poem and a cute teddy bear! is that what you got for valentine's day? :^)

alexander said...

Very sweet teddy bear.
Happy Valentine's Day!

Alex's World! -

kostas said...

Splendid the poem, marvellous post

Shionge said...

Thank you for sharing the poem, wishing you Happy Valentine's Day my dear friend :D

Meggie said...

What a sweet Valentine poem, Lilli. I've never read it before. Great sentiment. Thanks

Nancy said...

I've been enjoying your posts while joining you for ABC Wednesday and Sky Watch Friday.I love that poem.We learned it as a song when I was in elementary school back in the late 50's.