Friday, January 3, 2003

The Fighting Téméraire Comments

Rating: 3.5
It was eight bells ringing,
For the morning watch was done,
And the gunner's lads were singing
As they polished every gun.

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Sir Henry Newbolt
COMMENTS
Will f 23 January 2019
I think it’s cool about a story that has fighting on it
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lindsay 19 November 2018
spirit of a child spirit
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Roy Ballard 25 November 2016
England's favourite painting is Turner's, of HMS Temeraire under tow to be broken up. The last stanza of this poem captures the spirit underlying the painting as clearly as Turner's brush did.
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