Stephen C. Foster Hear Poems

  • 1.
    1 I dream of Jeanie with the light brown hair,
    2 Borne, like a vapor, on the summer air;
    3 I see her tripping where the bright streams play,
    4 Happy as the daisies that dance on her way.
  • 2.
    Thou wilt come no more, gentle Annie,
    Like a flower thy spirit did depart;
    Thou art gone, alas! like the many
    That have bloomed in the summer of my heart.
  • 3.
    My wife is a most knowing woman,
    She always is finding me out,
    She never will hear explanations
    But instantly puts me to rout,
  • 4.
    1 Gone are the days when my heart was young and gay,
    2 Gone are my friends from the cotton fields away,
    3 Gone from the earth to a better land I know,
    4 I hear their gentle voices calling 'Old Black Joe.'
  • 5.
    ROUND de meadows am a-ringing
    De darkeysâ?? mournful song,
    While de mocking-bird am singing,
    Happy as de day am long.
  • 6.
    1 Way down upon de Swanee ribber,
    2 Far, far away,
    3 Dere's wha my heart is turning ebber,
    4 Dere's wha de old folks stay.
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