by Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772 - 1834)

You stood before me like a thought
Language: English 
You stood before me like a thought,
A dream remembered in a dream.
But when those meek eyes first did seem
To tell me, Love within you wrought--
O Greta, dear domestic stream !

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This text was added to the website: 2011-01-08
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