The World Turns To Ice

Sunday, 28 September 2014

Michaelmas Eve

Fret not if you are late to bed tonight as traditon dictates that we need our sleep before the harvest's end:

Nature requires five,
Custom gives seven;
Laziness takes nine,
 And Michaelmas eleven.

Sleep well tonight and sweet dreams be yours, 'til morning light.

1 comment:

  1. I'll make sure that I get eleven hours sleep then!

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