Julian Grenfell

(1888-1915 / England)

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Julian Henry Francis Grenfell DSO (30 March 1888 - 26 May 1915), was a British soldier and poet of World War I. more »

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  • ''The thundering line of battle stands,
    And in the air Death moans and sings:
    But Day shall clasp him with strong hands,
    And Night shall fold him in soft wings.''
    Julian Grenfell (1888-1915), British poet. Into Battle (l. 43-46). . . Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250-1918. Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed....
  • ''Through joy and blindness he shall know,
    Not caring much to know, that still
    Nor lead nor steel shall reach him,''
    Julian Grenfell (1888-1915), British poet. Into Battle (l. 39-41). . . Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250-1918. Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed....
  • ''And he is dead who will not fight;
    And who dies fighting has increase.''
    Julian Grenfell (1888-1915), British poet. Into Battle (l. 7-8). . . Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250-1918. Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. (...
  • ''The horses show him nobler powers;
    O patient eyes, courageous hearts!''
    Julian Grenfell (1888-1915), British poet. Into Battle (l. 33-34). . . Oxford Book of English Verse, The, 1250-1918. Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed....
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