some folks thought 'twas a dream they'd dreamed
If you woke up surrounded by doctors who told you that you'd been in a medical experiment since birth and that your entire life had been a dream, how do you think you'd react?
'twas all so pretty a sail it seemed
as if it could not be,
and some folks thought 'twas a dream they'd dreamed
of sailing that beautiful sea --
but i shall name you the fishermen three:
("wynken, blynken, and nod," by eugene field, published 1889)