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William Butler Yeats - He Tells Of A Valley Full Of Lovers

I dreamed that I stood in a valley, and amid sighs,
For happy lovers passed two by two where I stood;
And I dreamed my lost love came stealthily out of the wood
With her cloud-pale eyelids falling on dream-dimmed eyes:
I cried in my dream, O women, bid the young men lay
Their heads on your knees, and drown their eyes with your fair,
Or remembering hers they will find no other face fair
Till all the valleys of the world have been withered away.

  1. tetsu_awazo 108 months ago | reply

    Lovely shot!
    Small figures are nice. :-)

  2. peggy. 108 months ago | reply

    this is SO lovely, Mike! I like the sepia for this image.

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