Top 100 Poems About: SOLDIER


In this page, poems on / about “soldier” are listed.
  • 1.
    A Soldier

    He is that fallen lance that lies as hurled,
    That lies unlifted now, come dew, come rust,
    But still lies pointed as it plowed the dust.
    If we who sight along it round the world, read more »

    Robert Frost
  • 2.
    1914 V: The Soldier

    If I should die, think only this of me:
    That there's some corner of a foreign field
    That is for ever England. There shall be
    In that rich earth a richer dust concealed; read more »

    Rupert Brooke
  • 3.
    The Soldiers at Lauro

    Young are our dead
    Like babies they lie
    The wombs they blest once
    Not healed dry read more »

    Spike Milligan
  • 4.
    Soldier, Maiden, and Flower

    'Sweetheart, take this,' a soldier said,
    'And bid me brave good-by;
    It may befall we ne'er shall wed,
    But love can never die. read more »

    Eugene Field
  • 5.
    The Dumb Soldier

    When the grass was closely mown,
    Walking on the lawn alone,
    In the turf a hole I found
    And hid a soldier underground. read more »

    Robert Louis Stevenson
  • 6.
    And They Obey

    Smash down the cities.
    Knock the walls to pieces.
    Break the factories and cathedrals, warehouses
    and homes read more »

    Carl Sandburg
  • 7.
    Excerp from The People, Yes

    The little girl saw her first troop parade and asked,
    'What are those?'
    'Soldiers.' read more »

    Carl Sandburg
  • 8.
    The Soldier

    He is that fallen lance that lies as hurled,
    That lies unlifted now, come dew, come rust,
    But still lies pointed as it ploughed the dust.
    If we who sight along it round the world, read more »

    Robert Frost
  • 9.
    The Soldier's Wife

    Weary way-wanderer languid and sick at heart
    Travelling painfully over the rugged road,
    Wild-visag'd Wanderer! ah for thy heavy chance! read more »

    Robert Southey
  • 10.
    A Soldier's Reprieve

    'Twas in the United States of America some years ago
    An aged father sat at his fireside with his heart full of woe,
    And talking to his neighbour, Mr Allan, about his boy Bennie
    That was to be shot because found asleep doing sentinel duty. read more »

    William Topaz McGonagall
  • 11.
    Bless God, he went as soldiers

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    Bless God, he went as soldiers,
    His musket on his breast— read more »

    Emily Dickinson
  • 12.
    The Soldier's Return: A Ballad

    WHEN wild war's deadly blast was blawn,
    And gentle peace returning,
    Wi' mony a sweet babe fatherless, read more »

    Robert Burns
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