Poetry.net »

Search results for: Rest at Night

Yee yee! We've found 14,351 poems matching Rest at Night.

How Did You Rest, Last Night?
James Whitcomb Riley
'How did you rest, last night?'-- I've heard my gran'pap say Them words a thousand times--that's right-- Jes them words thataway! As punctchul-like...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Rest at Night
Emily Dickinson
Rest at Night The Sun from shining, Nature—and some Men— Rest at Noon—some Men— While Nature And the Sun—go on— Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
I Will Not Rest
Nikhil Parekh
I will not rest; until all those disastrously impoverished; kiss the unprecedentedly jubilant corridors of prosperity; until every philanthropic de...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Soldier, rest! thy warfare o'er,
Sir Walter Scott
Soldier, rest! thy warfare o'er, Sleep the sleep that knows not breaking: Dream of battled fields no more, Days of danger, nights of waking. In our...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The rest is history
Robert Curran
-- Rest it is A long rest from my troubles Seemed to be the thing That got into me this spring First, the car needed fixing Then it was the kids Th...Rate it:

(5.00 / 1 vote)
Idea XXXVII: Dear, why should you command me to my rest
Michael Drayton
Dear, why should you command me to my rest When now the night doth summon all to sleep? Methinks this time becometh lovers best; Night was...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Where Shall the Lover Rest
Sir Walter Scott
Where shall the lover rest Whom the fates sever From the true maiden's breast, Parted for ever?-- Where, through groves deep and high, Sounds ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Eternal Rest
Enid Derham
When the impatient spirit leaves behind The clogging hours and makes no dear delay To drop this Nessus-shirt of night and day, To cast the flesh...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
No Rest For The Wicked
Mario William Vitale
No Rest For The Wicked It's quiet now on the edge of town food is scarce on the land There's a turbulence something stirring How can you...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
The Swagman's Rest
Andrew Barton Paterson
We buried old Bob where the bloodwoods wave At the foot of the Eaglehawk; We fashioned a cross on the old man's grave For fear that his ghost mi...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
As weary pilgrim, now at rest
Anne Bradstreet
As weary pilgrim, now at rest, Hugs with delight his silent nest His wasted limbes, now lye full soft That myrie steps, haue troden oft Blesses him...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Come, Rest Awhile
Lucy Maud Montgomery
Come, rest awhile, and let us idly stray In glimmering valleys, cool and far away. Come from the greedy mart, the troubled street, And listen t...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Noonday Rest
Mathilde Blind
THE willows whisper very, very low Unto the listening breeze; Sometimes they lose a leaf which, flickering slow, Faints on the sunburnt leas. ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
O, This Is Blessing, This Is Rest
Anna Laetitia Waring
O, this is blessing, this is rest Unto Thine arms, O Lord, I flee: I hide me in Thy faithful breast, And pour out all my soul to Thee. There is a ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Unto one who lies at rest
Helen Hunt Jackson
Unto one who lies at rest 'Neath the sunset, in the West, Clover-blossoms on her breast. Lover of each gracious thing Which makes glad the sum...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Come, Rest in this Bosom
Thomas Moore
Come, rest in this bosom, my own stricken deer, Though the herd have fled from thee, thy home is still here; Here still is the smile, that no clo...Rate it:

(1.00 / 1 vote)
At Rest
Kurt Philip Behm
Returning to what was, the past became death All time in the coffin, —eternity at rest (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2018)Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen
Anonymous Americas
God rest you merry, gentlemen, Let nothing you dismay, For Jesus Christ our Saviour Was born upon this day, To save us all from Satan...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Hearts At Rest
Kurt Philip Behm
A storm is coming, the sky will cry Each cloud a tissue, old light to die The gale once gone, all hope renewed From end to end, the pict...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Here will I take my rest
Shams al-Din Hafiz
My lady, that did change this house of mine Into a heaven when that she dwelt therein, From head to foot an angel's grace divine Enwrapped her; pur...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Let Somebody Else Rest by Southern Sea
Anna Akhmatova
Let somebody else rest by southern sea, Enjoying the paradise land, It's northerly here, and fall of this year, I chose to be my girl-friend. I've...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
Never To Rest
Kurt Philip Behm
I’m a Poet…. don’t try to trap me with words or with logic you don’t understand With your barrister’s training you’re out of your league ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
O Wind, Why Do You Never Rest
Christina Georgina Rossetti
O wind, why do you never rest Wandering, whistling to and fro, Bringing rain out of the west, From the dim north bringing snow? Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
One Blessing had I than the rest
Emily Dickinson
One Blessing had I than the rest So larger to my Eyes That I stopped gauging—satisfied— For this enchanted size— It was the limit of my Dream— The...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)
One moment take thy rest
Walter de la Mare
One moment take thy rest. Out of mere nought in space Beauty moved human breast To tell in this far face A dream in noonday seen. Never to fade or ...Rate it:

(0.00 / 0 votes)

We need you!

Help us build the largest human-edited poetry collection on the web!