Siegfried Sassoon

(1886 - 1967 / Kent / England)

Siegfried Sassoon Poems

121. Dreamers 1/13/2003
122. Does It Matter? 1/3/2003
123. Died of Wounds 1/3/2003
124. Devotion to Duty 1/3/2003
125. Dead Musicians 1/3/2003
126. Daybreak In a Garden 1/3/2003
127. David Cleek 1/3/2003
128. Counter-Attack 1/3/2003
129. Conscripts 1/3/2003
130. Concert Party 1/3/2003
131. Companions 1/3/2003
132. Christ And The Soldier 11/25/2014
133. Butterflies 1/3/2003
134. Break of Day 1/3/2003
135. Bombardment 1/3/2003
136. Blind 1/3/2003
137. Blighters 1/3/2003
138. Before the Battle 1/3/2003
139. Before Day 1/3/2003
140. Before Day 3/31/2010

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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