(1694 - 1778 / Paris / France)

In Camp Before Philippsburg - Poem by Voltaire

Without a bed we now sleep sound
And take our meals upon the ground;
And though the blazing atmosphere
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  • (4/24/2016 1:09:00 AM)

    Thank you poemhunter.com for giving a chance to further read this great poem. (Report) Reply

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  • (4/24/2014 2:06:00 AM)

    Regret your blood in vain you spilt it the poet says the truth and factors of the war and its negativity. Only voltaire have the experiece to say the vanity of war that causes human sacrifice unnecessarily and loss of life without any perpetual gain for humans. (Report) Reply

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