A long and weary day had passed me by
And so I laid me down to rest and sleep
As sun sunk low and stars filled the sky
Fatigue o'ertook me, I slept long and deep
And it seemed that body, soul could not keep
My spirit arose; these sights that I saw
Filled me with wonder, with fear and with awe.
The theme for the Known World Poetry Challenge is "dream visions," and this was given as an example of a start to one.