Lullaby
Footnotes
Theme

“Lullaby,” Friend, Apr. 1996, 31

Lullaby

Sleep, baby, sleep.

Down you go in your warm cocoon.

Up you go to the winking moon.

In and out of clouds you fly

Till the round moon shuts his sleepy eye

And the yawning sun wakes

and colors the sky—

As gold as a butterfly.