Through the Perilous Night

With the comforting song
only mothers could muster
in the middle of a conflict,
Liberty steadies her children to rest.

Through the Perilous Night © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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20 words (prompt limit). Lullaby brevity challenge prompt - link:

Liberty = Lady Liberty:

The title is intentionally echoic of the phrase "through the perilous fight" in the Star-Spangled Banner:
Submitted: February 10, 2021