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1899-1902 (Cavatina Sequence) (In Answer To A. E. Housman)

From the Orange Free State to the Transvaal
farms and towns burn,
from concentration camps women, children,
do not return,
up in the hillocks European farmers fight;
not taciturn
Emily Hobhouse does expose some ills,
many innocents the British do kill.

Hard driven men who read the word of God

fight very brave,
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[Reference: '1887' by A. E. Housman.]
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