By Night When Others Soundly Slept

By night when others soundly slept
And hath at once both ease and Rest,
My waking eyes were open kept
And so to lie I found it best.

by Anne Bradstreet Click to read full poem

Comments about By Night When Others Soundly Slept

Ratnakar Mandlik 28 Nov 2019 10:32
A marvelous life song reiterating full faith in God and his majesty.
John Agandin 28 Nov 2019 01:28
A sigh of relief at deliverance by the Lord and trust and love built forever. Lovely expression!
Susan Williams 23 Feb 2016 12:35
The sweet trust in her Lord permeates this poem