Treasure Island

Alfred Lord Tennyson

(6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892 / Lincoln / England)

The Defence of Lucknow


I
BANNER of England, not for a season, O banner of Britain, hast thou
Floated in conquering battle or flapt to the battle-cry!
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  • Seham Yusuef (11/3/2012 5:42:00 AM)

    The world will forget the suffering you gave BUT not what you DID - scoundrels, thieves, common robbers of Eastern Resources and Land- Do you feel like a fool and lowly intellect now - hey you rotten englishman the gayish soldier? Cursed art are thou - cursed art are though and thine evil. (Report) Reply

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