Siegfried Sassoon

(1886 - 1967 / Kent / England)

Poems of Siegfried Sassoon

121. The Goldsmith 1/3/2003
122. The Hawthorn Tree 1/3/2003
123. The Heritage 1/3/2003
124. The Hero 3/31/2010
125. The Hero 3/31/2010
126. The Imperfect Lover 1/3/2003
127. The Investiture 1/3/2003
128. The Kiss 1/3/2003
129. The Last Meeting 1/3/2003
130. The One-Legged Man 1/3/2003
131. The Poet as Hero 1/3/2003
132. The Portrait 3/31/2010
133. The Rear-Guard 3/31/2010
134. The Rear-Guard 1/3/2003
135. The Redeemer 1/3/2003
136. The Redeemer 3/31/2010
137. The Road 3/31/2010
138. The Road 1/3/2003
139. The Road To Ruin 3/31/2010
140. The Tombstone-Maker 1/3/2003

Bombardment

Four days the earth was rent and torn
By bursting steel,
The houses fell about us;
Three nights we dared not sleep,
Sweating, and listening for the imminent crash
Which meant our death.

The fourth night every man,
Nerve-tortured, racked to exhaustion,

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