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Friday, September 02, 2005

Poem: All You Who Sleep Tonight


A beautiful poem. Read it once and you feel like reading it again.

Vikram Seth's All You Who Sleep Tonight

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.

~ Vikram Seth