John McCrae

(30 November 1872 – 28 January 1918 / Guelph, Ontario)

John McCrae Quotes

Slumber Songs

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Sleep, little eyes
That brim with childish tears amid thy play,
Be comforted! No grief of night can weigh
Against the joys that throng thy coming day.

Sleep, little heart!
There is no place in Slumberland for tears:

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