Dream‑singers
Language: English 
Dream-singers,
Story-tellers,
Dancers,
Loud laughers in the hands of Fate --
     My people.
Dish-washers,
Elevator-boys,
Ladies maids,
Crap-shooters,
Cooks,
Waiters,
Jazzers,
Nurses of babies,
Loaders of ships,
Rounders,
Number writers,
Comedians in vaudeville
And band-men in circuses --
Dream-singers all, --
      My people.
Story-tellers all, --
My people.
      Dancers --

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This text was added to the website: 2008-09-07
Line count: 23
Word count: 45