Ogden Nash

(August 19, 1902 – May 19, 1971 / New York / United States)

Morning Prayer - Poem by Ogden Nash

Now another day is breaking,
Sleep was sweet and so is waking.
Dear Lord, I promised you last night
Never again to sulk or fight.
Such vows are easier to keep
When a child is sound asleep.
Today, O Lord, for your dear sake,
I'll try to keep them when awake.


Comments about Morning Prayer by Ogden Nash

  • Tom Allport (12/21/2016 5:47:00 AM)

    tom allport
    times never change, kids are kids when awake (Report) Reply

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  • (11/20/2015 1:43:00 AM)


    a prayer from the deepest heart.
    amen!
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 17, 2015



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