poet William Blake

William Blake

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A Cradle Song

Sweet dreams form a shade,
O'er my lovely infants head.
Sweet dreams of pleasant streams,
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  • Dr Tony BrahminDr Tony Brahmin (11/22/2020 7:01:00 AM)

    Sweet sleep with soft down.
    Weave thy brows an infant crown.
    Sweet sleep Angel mild,
    Hover o'er my happy child.
    very good poem

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  • Kumarmani MahakulKumarmani Mahakul (6/21/2019 11:16:00 PM)

    Smiles on thee on me on all,
    Who became an infant small,
    Infant smiles are His own smiles,
    Heaven & earth to peace beguiles.......outstanding expression. Beautiful poem.

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  • Ratnakar Mandlik (6/21/2019 11:20:00 AM)

    Infant smiles are His own smiles,
    Heaven and earth to peace beguiles" .
    Mind blowing cradle song. The rhyme, rhythm and contents are simply superb. A great pleasure to read.

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  • Ruta MohapatraRuta Mohapatra (6/21/2019 9:52:00 AM)

    How beautiful! Thanks for sharing!

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  • Edward Kofi LouisEdward Kofi Louis (6/21/2019 9:22:00 AM)

    'Heavenly face that smiles on thee'! !


    Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

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  • Dr Dillip K SwainDr Dillip K Swain (6/21/2019 5:19:00 AM)

    Sweet smiles in the night/Hover over my delight/Sweet smiles Mothers smiles/All the livelong night/beguiles…..engaging poetic expression! A great poem with delightful rhythm and rhyme by great W. Blake!

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  • Jane Campion (6/21/2019 2:49:00 AM)

    Nice rhyming. Images just fine.

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  • Gauae Orue (6/21/2019 1:53:00 AM)

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  • Gauae Orue (6/21/2019 1:51:00 AM)

    Blakes poetries can't be defined with words.. ★↡↡↡↡★★★══════❥❥❥❥❥HERE► http: //www.candycash7.com
    .Every compliment is simply too low for his talent, he without a doubt understood what existence is about...I am in peace my heart, i'm in peace, here's my listen

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  • Gajanan MishraGajanan Mishra (6/21/2019 1:45:00 AM)

    own smile, great write really

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  • Adeeb AlfatehAdeeb Alfateh (6/21/2019 1:07:00 AM)

    Sleep sleep, happy sleep.
    While o'er thee thy mother weep

    sweet sleep;
    great sleep 10+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

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  • Bernard F. AsuncionBernard F. Asuncion (6/21/2019 12:38:00 AM)

    One of the best poems by William Blake..........

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  • nanda (1/31/2018 3:43:00 AM)

    This poem is a good one and i like very much

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  • * Sunprincess * (3/11/2016 11:13:00 PM)

    ..........a beautiful lullaby, a sweet write ★

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  • Manish Mirchandani (6/10/2015 5:19:00 PM)

    i love my mother beqese she is a god,

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  • Gangadharan Nair Pulingat (7/4/2014 4:14:00 AM)

    Cradle the very beginning and growing of a little child. The mother's affection that matters which the songs of cradle songs are familiar. This is a beautiful song from the great poet.

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  • Captain Herbert PoetryCaptain Herbert Poetry (4/24/2014 9:24:00 PM)

    I cradles my heart while reading. Wonderful read

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  • Aisha Qimaz (2/14/2014 5:56:00 PM)

    Blakes poetries can not be explained with words...Every compliment is too low for his talent, he really understood what life is about...I am in peace my heart, i am in peace, here's my heart

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  • James Kastner (5/25/2013 12:06:00 PM)

    A wonderful example of the greatness of Blake, to do so much with so little. He is a master as exploring metaphysical issues with simple, concrete language through symbolism...the infant, the tiger, the lamb all used symbolically.

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  • Stephen LoomesStephen Loomes (5/25/2013 3:11:00 AM)

    Thankyou World for great William Blake whose kind heart and spirit God did make.

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