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Mermaid's Lullabye

lyrics by Jane Yolen, music by Lui Collins

Hush, foam mocker,
Sleep, wave maker,
Close your eyes and dream,
Tide breaker.

Waves will rock you,
Whales will sing you,
Starfish a night-light
Will bring you.

Hush, deep diver,
Shush, shell keeper,
Be your finny mother's
Sleeper.

Lyrics ©1980 Jane Yolen; music ©1989 Molly Gamblin Music (BMI)