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All You Who Sleep Tonight - Poem by Vikram Seth

All you who sleep tonight
Far from the ones you love,
No hand to left or right
And emptiness above -

Know that you aren't alone
The whole world shares your tears,
Some for two nights or one,
And some for all their years.


Comments about All You Who Sleep Tonight by Vikram Seth

  • Rookie - 255 Points Monoranjan Thakur (2/9/2016 11:38:00 PM)

    Sufferings beautifully portraied (Report) Reply

    3 person liked.
    1 person did not like.
  • Rookie - 0 Points Purushothaman P (8/3/2015 4:59:00 PM)

    Revering..........
    thank you......... (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,312 Points Piyush Dey (11/11/2014 7:39:00 AM)

    It was a very beautiful poem with so much of depth of emotions.
    such a beautiful line- The whole world shares your tears. lovely. (Report) Reply

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Poems About Sleep

  1. 1. All You Who Sleep Tonight , Vikram Seth
  2. 2. City That Does Not Sleep , Federico García Lorca
  3. 3. Variation On The Word Sleep , Margaret Atwood
  4. 4. Before Sleep , Ezra Pound
  5. 5. Sleep , Charles Bukowski
  6. 6. In Midnight Sleep , Walt Whitman
  7. 7. I Am Going To Sleep , Alfonsina Storni
  8. 8. A Long, Long Sleep, A Famous Sleep , Emily Dickinson
  9. 9. Has My Heart Gone To Sleep? , Antonio Machado
  10. 10. Sleep! Sleep! Beauty Bright , William Blake
  11. 11. To Sleep , John Keats
  12. 12. Sleep , Kenneth Slessor
  13. 13. Lie Still, Sleep Becalmed , Dylan Thomas
  14. 14. How Sleep The Brave , Walter de la Mare
  15. 15. To Say Before Going To Sleep , Rainer Maria Rilke
  16. 16. I Sleep A Lot , Czeslaw Milosz
  17. 17. Jerusalem: I See The Four-Fold Man, The .. , William Blake
  18. 18. Sleep Now, O Sleep Now , James Joyce
  19. 19. Come Sleep, O Sleep! The Certain Knot Of.. , Sir Philip Sidney
  20. 20. I Fellowed Sleep , Dylan Thomas
  21. 21. Sleep Peacefully , Alfonsina Storni
  22. 22. Sleep Spaces , Robert Desnos
  23. 23. Sleep, Darling , Sappho
  24. 24. Love And Sleep , Algernon Charles Swinburne
  25. 25. The Pains Of Sleep , Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  26. 26. Sleep , Rabindranath Tagore
  27. 27. My Sister's Sleep , Dante Gabriel Rossetti
  28. 28. Death And His Brother Sleep (‘morphine’) , Heinrich Heine
  29. 29. Sleep-Stealer , Rabindranath Tagore
  30. 30. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' .. , Dónall Dempsey
  31. 31. Love And Sleep , Arthur Symons
  32. 32. Work, Sleep, Work, Sleep, Work , Mark R Slaughter
  33. 33. Tears In Sleep , Louise Bogan
  34. 34. Only In Sleep" , Sara Teasdale
  35. 35. Pains Of Sleep, The , Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  36. 36. Sleep , Mirabai
  37. 37. He Giveth His Beloved Sleep , Banjo Paterson
  38. 38. Delia Xlv: Care-Charmer Sleep, Son Of Th.. , Samuel Daniel
  39. 39. Sleep , Sir Philip Sidney
  40. 40. Not To Sleep , Robert Graves
  41. 41. Winter Sleep , Elinor Morton Wylie
  42. 42. The Promise Of Sleep , Amy Levy
  43. 43. Sleep , Russell Edson
  44. 44. Ode To Sleep , Thomas Warton Jr.
  45. 45. Sleep , Algernon Charles Swinburne
  46. 46. Sleep Oh Blessed Sleep , Susan Alldred Lugton
  47. 47. Sleep, Sleep, My Sweet One Sleep , Emmanuel George Cefai
  48. 48. Bells, Pool And Sleep , Arthur Seymour John Tessimond
  49. 49. While The Fates Sleep , Lucy Maud Montgomery
  50. 50. Child's Sleep Complaint (The Moonlight S.. , Chuck Audette
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