Night has fallen

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

This helped me sleep.

Night has fallen.

But not upon me?

For it is dark out yet my eyes stay wide.

Why can I not rest as the sun has?

I wish to sleep.

but my mind wishes not.

Why can't I rest as the birds have?

Why has night fallen,

but not upon me?


Submitted: May 24, 2010

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