Robert William Service Courage Poems

1.
Courage

Today I opened wide my eyes,
And stared with wonder and surprise,
To see beneath November skies
An apple blossom peer;
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2.
Courage 3

In the shadow of the grave
I will be brave;
I'll smile,- I know I will
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3.
Courage 2

Ten little brown chicks scattered and scuffled,
Under the blue-berries hiding in fear;
Mother-grouse cackling, feathers all ruffled,
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