Vikram Seth

(20 June 1952 - / Kolkata / India)

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.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

Poem Edited: Wednesday, November 2, 2011


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