Tag Archives: sleep

Friends Forever?

As you fall asleep murmuring Your best friends’ names, I often wonder What kind of games, You must have played With them today, That were so fun The memories play Back to you, As you fall asleep And these friends, … Continue reading

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Tired…

Have you ever felt so tired That you couldn’t see the way, To make it through from breakfast To the best part of the day? (The bit where you’re allowed to snooze, And snuggle in your bed, The bit when … Continue reading

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Drifting Off

Go to sleep little darling, Rest your weary head, Think the day through, As you lie in your bed. Go to sleep little darling, Close your eyes tight, Dream of dragons and butterflies, All through the night. Go to sleep … Continue reading

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Sleepless Nights

There’s nowhere where I feel more alone, Than tucked up in my bed in my sweet home, Surrounded by my loving family, With everyone asleep except for me. I toss and turn but sleep eludes me still, My problems could … Continue reading

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My Baby Always

I look at you And wonder where The baby, that was In my care, Has vanished to… She’s gone I fear, And with her, Memories held dear Of precious times You needed me, And clung to me, And fed from … Continue reading

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Bedtime

“It’s time for bed” She called in vain, Her calls went quite unheard. Jane was chasing spiders. John was drawing birds.   “It’s time for bed” She called again, This time a little louder. Jane turned up her music. John … Continue reading

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