Go to Sleep, My Son

Go to sleep, my son,

the cold has come to stay;

dream your dreams of springtime sun

while winter has its sway.

Drift to lands of warmth and grace

while tucked in cosy bed;

my roots will hold your heart in place,

so rest your weary head.

11 comments on “Go to Sleep, My Son

  1. Caddo Veil says:

    I love the whole thing, but my fave line is the 2nd to last–it grabs me.

  2. Debbie says:

    This would make such a sweet lullaby! Thank you, Melody!

  3. Poetry and Musings says:

    “my roots will hold your heart in place,”…..I love this line. Beautiful!!

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