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EVENING PRAYER FOR A CHILD Now I lay me down to sleep; I pray the Lord my soul to keep; If I should die before I wake, I pray the Lord my soul to take. Amen.

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1 Justin Halloran = "Perhaps the earliest version was written by Joseph Addison in an essay appearing in The Spectator on March 8, 1711. It says: When I lay me down to Sleep, I recommend my self to his care; when I awake, I give my self up to his Direction, Amen."