Does anyone know the second half of the children's prayer?
"Now I lay me down to sleep,
I pray the Lord my soul to keep,
If I shall die before I wake,
I pray the Lord my soul to take. Amen."
Years ago I knew a 90+ year old woman who had the second half of that... for when you woke in the morning... embroidered above her bed, but I do not remember how it goes... though I do remember it was pretty..... I think it started with something like "now that I have woke with the mornings light...