Though time has dimmed the heartaches, the imprints are still there. He felt great excitement, was eager to go, No fear crossed his vision, and how could he know?
Have we made peace on earth? Also known as the Ode of Remembrance, it was first published in the Times on September 21, - just two months after the First World War began on July So many men have fallen, so many lives were lost; The price to pay for freedom exacts a heavy cost.
Of water-filled trenches, or marches in mire, That covered his ankles, his hands, his attire. In Flanders Field the poppies grow.
Telegraph readers share the stories of their loved ones from the First World War Charge of the Light Brigade by Alfred, Lord Tennyson This narrative poem about the noted battle in the Crimean war was written by Tennyson in