by William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)
Translation

Sleep
Language: English  after the English 
O sleep, o sleep, o gentle sleep,
Nature's softest nurse,
O sleep, O golden sleep,
O sleep, o sleep,
O gentle sleep,
Nature's softest nurse, o golden sleep.

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