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Few people know it, but one must have all the virtues in order to sleep well.
And even if one have all the virtues, there is still one thing needful: to send the virtues themselves to sleep at the right time.
Well, well, let's lie down again and sleep out what little of the night there's left, and God will send us dawn and we shall be all right.
He knew not that a phantom of Wealth had thrown a golden hue upon its waters--nor that one of Love had sighed softly to their murmur--nor that one of Death had threatened to crimson them with his blood--all, in the brief hour since he lay down to sleep.
He started up out of his sleep and saw that the horses were no longer in their place, and that the men were gasping in their death-agony; on this he groaned aloud, and called upon his friend by name.
After a long spell she seemed sinking off to sleep, but with an effort seemed to pull herself together and shook it off.
Long before I had heard of the existence of snakes, I was tormented by them in my sleep.
When he had gone, taking his wife with him, and had settled down with her in their covered cart, the officers lay down in the tavern, covering themselves with their wet cloaks, but they did not sleep for a long time; now they exchanged remarks, recalling the doctor's uneasiness and his wife's delight, now they ran out into the porch and reported what was taking place in the covered trap.
I shall stand with you, bwana," said the chief, "and now come and look upon the stranger, who sleeps within my village.
Tom was just on the edge of a deep sleep when he heard Ned murmur:
In the end, after an harangue upon the worthlessness of Lamai's father, she went back to sleep.
Of course the Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger were still there, but they, having also eaten some of the cakes, had gone to sleep at one side of the cave, while upon the other side stood the Sawhorse, motionless and silent, as became a mere thing of wood.
Then she said she would not sell it unless she was granted one favour--namely, to sleep by the Prince's door.
As they went on together the loud private called out after them: "Put 'im t' sleep in my blanket, Simpson.
Though it was dusk, not one of them wanted to go to sleep.