Siegfried Sassoon

(1886 - 1967 / Kent / England)

Siegfried Sassoon Poems

1. Suicide in the Trenches 1/3/2003
2. Aftermath 1/3/2003
3. Ancient History 1/3/2003
4. “The rank stench of those bodies haunts me still” 3/31/2010
5. Does It Matter? 1/3/2003
6. A Child's Prayer 1/3/2003
7. A Letter Home 1/3/2003
8. A Mystic As Soldier 1/3/2003
9. Attack 1/3/2003
10. Died of Wounds 1/3/2003
11. Absolution 1/3/2003
12. Hero 1/3/2003
13. The General 1/3/2003
14. Alone 1/3/2003
15. Everyone Sang 1/3/2003
16. A Whispered Tale 1/3/2003
17. A Subaltern 1/3/2003
18. 'They' 1/3/2003
19. Base Details 1/3/2003
20. A Working Party 1/1/2004

The Hawthorn Tree

Not much to me is yonder lane
Where I go every day;
But when there’s been a shower of rain
And hedge-birds whistle gay,
I know my lad that’s out in France
With fearsome things to see
Would give his eyes for just one glance
At our white hawthorn tree.

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