Wilfred Owen: Dulce et Decorum Est

Gas! Gas! Quick, boys! – An ecstasy of fumbling,
Fitting the clumsy helmets just in time;
But someone still was yelling out and stumbling,
And flound’ring like a man in fire or lime…

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Happy Remembrance Day.

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