Holly Jamestone

(Denver, CO U.S.A.)

Insomnia


Now I lay me down to sleep
I pray I will not stay awake
That angels' calm will quiet thoughts
Until the dawn is ours to take

I’ll wake refreshed
And good as new
A golden sunrise
Morning dew

I will not die before I wake
Life renewed when I’m awake
I thank you, God, for all I know
And all the grace that you bestow

Now I lay me down in bed
Thoughts of nothing in my head
Sweet repose and calming mind
This my time to now unwind

(8-17-2013)
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Submitted: Sunday, August 18, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, August 20, 2013
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