Edmund Blunden

(1 November 1896 – 20 January 1974 / London / England)

Report On Experience - Poem by Edmund Blunden

I have been young, and now am not too old;
And I have seen the righteous forsaken,
His health, his honour and his quality taken.
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Comments about Report On Experience by Edmund Blunden

  • (1/17/2014 8:26:00 AM)

    Did he really spell disillusionment with a double-s in the fourth stanza? (Report)Reply

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  • (6/6/2013 3:45:00 AM)

    search 'Grasscut - A Lost village' on youtube and you will hear a part of this poem incorporated in a beautiful and curious piece. (Report)Reply

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  • (6/6/2013 3:43:00 AM)

    found part of this poem incorporated into a beautiful and curious piece of music, on youtube - just search Grasscut - 'A Lost village' on youtube (Report)Reply

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