sleep


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Better sleep with a sober cannibal than a drunken Christian.
The pipe dropped from the fingers of the Red-Handed, and he slept the sleep of the conscience-free and the weary.
I will put him to sleep," Mary said to the yawning nurse.
When the bride saw it she wanted to have it, but the maid would only give it her on condition that she should sleep for the third time by the Prince's door.
They stirred a little in their sleep, but still they did not wake up.
I don't know what that is," said Sancho; "all I know is that so long as I am asleep I have neither fear nor hope, trouble nor glory; and good luck betide him that invented sleep, the cloak that covers over all a man's thoughts, the food that removes hunger, the drink that drives away thirst, the fire that warms the cold, the cold that tempers the heat, and, to wind up with, the universal coin wherewith everything is bought, the weight and balance that makes the shepherd equal with the king and the fool with the wise man.
If you leave her, and harm befall, you shall not sleep easy hereafter
However, the steward, during our sleep, had cleared the table.
He had evidently gone to sleep with his sword in his arms.
A middle-aged widow, when nobody else was near, thrust her head a little way into the recess, and vowed that the young fellow looked charming in his sleep.
Neither could Menelaus sleep, for he, too, boded ill for the Argives who for his sake had sailed from far over the seas to fight the Trojans.
let it never Be foolishly said That my room it is gloomy And narrow my bed; For man never slept In a different bed -- And, to sleep, you must slumber In just such a bed.