Stephen C. Foster Heart 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.
    THE morn of life is past,
    And ev'ning comes at last;
    It brings me a dream of a once happy day,
    Of merry forms I've seen
    ...
  • 3.
    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.
    ...
  • 4.
    1 The sun shines bright in the old Kentucky home,
    2 'Tis summer, the darkies are gay,
    3 The corn top's ripe and the meadow's in the bloom
    4 While the birds make music all the day.
    ...
  • 5.
    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.'
    ...
  • 6.
    Let us pause in life's pleasures and count its many tears,
    While we all sup sorrow with the poor;
    There's a song that will linger forever in our ears;
    Oh, hard times come again no more.
    ...
  • 7.
    1 Beautiful dreamer, wake unto me,
    2 Starlight and dewdrops are waiting for thee;
    3 Sounds of the rude world heard in the day,
    4 Lull'd by the moonlight have all pass'd a way!
    ...
  • 8.
    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.
    ...
Total 8 Heart Poems by Stephen C. Foster

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