Somewhere this weapon of war will not ask nor give quarter. He thrives on the that he had done. In his exploits with his buddies; they were heroes, everyone.
Probably the most famous and widely read war poem in English and also known, in extract form, as the Ode of Remembrance, For the Fallen.
Whereas most love poems have been in favour of love, much – and most recent – war poetry has been implicitly, if not explicitly, anti- war. Lost when your people struggle to be free? Somewhere in the night a quiet professional is waiting. If you are civilian - I am saying this to you. Let Atlas take his worldly load. What evil conscience rides the world.