"When you're wounded ..." Quote of Rudyard Kipling

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

When you're wounded and left on Afghanistan's plains, And the women come out to cut up what remains, Jest roll to your rifle an' blow out your brains An' go to your Gawd like a soldier.

Rudyard Kipling
Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936), British author, poet. The Young British Soldier, Barrack-Room Ballads (1892).