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I’m Not Tired

I’m not tired Said the child With bags under her eyes, Who was yawning so often, She risked catching flies. I’m not tired, She insisted, Tears wetting her cheeks I don’t need to sleep, Those tears are a leak. I’m … Continue reading

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Not tired…

I’m not tired, you insist Rubbing red eyes with a grubby fist, You drag your feet, And hang your head, Life’s far too exciting to go to bed. But to bed you must, To get some sleep, I don’t want … Continue reading

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