by Peter Thun Foersom (1777 - 1817)

Nu lukker sig mit øje
Language: Danish (Dansk) 
Nu lukker sig mit øje,
Gud Fader i det høje,
i varetægt mig tag!
[Fra synd og sorg og fare
din engel mig bevare,
som ledet har min fod i dag!]1

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1 Another version ends this way:
Vil slangen mig omslynge,
så lad din engel synge,
det barn er gemt i Herrens fred.

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