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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

  • Veteran Poet - 1,137 Points Dustin Dawin (7/17/2017 12:13:00 AM)

    Timeless for all the ships at sea. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 192,151 Points Robert Murray Smith (5/10/2017 2:26:00 PM)

    An excellent write. Replete with meaning although short.+++10

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  • Gold Star - 11,864 Points Tapan M. Saren (4/23/2017 10:06:00 PM)

    The poet says that we don't have to feel alone in this vast world. (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. Sleep , Kenneth Slessor
  10. 10. Lie Still, Sleep Becalmed , Dylan Thomas
  11. 11. To Sleep , John Keats
  12. 12. Sleep! Sleep! Beauty Bright , William Blake
  13. 13. To Say Before Going To Sleep , Rainer Maria Rilke
  14. 14. How Sleep The Brave , Walter de la Mare
  15. 15. Sleep Peacefully , Alfonsina Storni
  16. 16. I Fellowed Sleep , Dylan Thomas
  17. 17. Has My Heart Gone To Sleep? , Antonio Machado
  18. 18. I Sleep A Lot , Czeslaw Milosz
  19. 19. Death And His Brother Sleep (‘morphine’) , Heinrich Heine
  20. 20. Jerusalem: I See The Four-Fold Man, The .. , William Blake
  21. 21. Love And Sleep , Algernon Charles Swinburne
  22. 22. Sleep Now, O Sleep Now , James Joyce
  23. 23. The Pains Of Sleep , Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  24. 24. Come Sleep, O Sleep! The Certain Knot Of.. , Sir Philip Sidney
  25. 25. Sleep Spaces , Robert Desnos
  26. 26. Sleep-Stealer , Rabindranath Tagore
  27. 27. ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' .. , Dónall Dempsey
  28. 28. Sleep , Rabindranath Tagore
  29. 29. My Sister's Sleep , Dante Gabriel Rossetti
  30. 30. Sleep, Darling , Sappho
  31. 31. Work, Sleep, Work, Sleep, Work , Mark R Slaughter
  32. 32. Tears In Sleep , Louise Bogan
  33. 33. Only In Sleep" , Sara Teasdale
  34. 34. Pains Of Sleep, The , Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  35. 35. Sleep , Mirabai
  36. 36. He Giveth His Beloved Sleep , Banjo Paterson
  37. 37. Love And Sleep , Arthur Symons
  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. Sleep , Algernon Charles Swinburne
  42. 42. The Promise Of Sleep , Amy Levy
  43. 43. Sleep , Russell Edson
  44. 44. Ode To Sleep , Thomas Warton Jr.
  45. 45. Sleep Oh Blessed Sleep , Susan Alldred Lugton
  46. 46. Sleep, Sleep, My Sweet One Sleep , Emmanuel George Cefai
  47. 47. Bells, Pool And Sleep , Arthur Seymour John Tessimond
  48. 48. While The Fates Sleep , Lucy Maud Montgomery
  49. 49. Child's Sleep Complaint (The Moonlight S.. , Chuck Audette
  50. 50. Sonnet Liv: Care-Charmer Sleep , Samuel Daniel
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