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Glossary of WWI Wider Reading

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What strikes me about this...
What strikes me about this in retrospect is how little I seem to have prepaired for writing what is in any view and ambitious novel
Farwell...
Farwell to memories
This book is not about...
This books is not ab out heroes. English poetry in bot get fit to speak of them.
Gl...
Glozed
the great and....
the great and flashing magpie he flies as artists might
But days shall...
but days shall clasp him with firm hands and night shall fold him if soft wings
Ten to...
Ten to make and the match to win
Tally ho, pip...
Tally ho, pip pip and how's your uncle? Yes, in England we say hello.
Your wait...
Your wait for certain death is almost over.
You worship...
You worship decoration. You think Chivalry redeems wars disgrace. You make us shells.
King and...
King and country is "the biggest work of fiction since vows of fidelity were introduced into the french mariage service"
Raleigh: (Laughing shortly...
Raleigh: (Laughing shortly) I can't imagine the end of six days here
Clearly Field marshall ...
Clearly Field marshall Haig is going to make a gargantuan effort to move his drinks cabinet six inches closer to Berlin
Boldly they rode and well...
Boldly they rode and well, into the jaws or death, into the mouth of hell
His landmark...
his landmark is a kopje crest
And two things ...
And two things have altered not since first the world began, the beauty of the wild green earth and the bravery of man
(nature) learns to the...
(nature) leans to the suns gaze glorying
Ah! Yes, the...
Ah! Yes, the special mission
Raleigh: Were you and I...
R: Were you and I picked specially?
Remember: Captain Dar...
Remember: Captain Darling and I are behind you
B: Yes, about 30 miles behind you.
Colonel: I'm certain...
Colonel: I'm certain you'll put on a good show
(no candles) in the...
(no candles) in the hands of boys but in their eyes shall shine holy glimmers of goodbye
If any question...
If any question why we died, tell them, because our fathers lied
Even our...
Even our acne had a strange nobility about it
Only the stuttering...
Only the stuttering rifles rapid rattle
No hurincane...
No hurricane of bullets met him, no tearing metal kiss
(Bladric uses a...
(Bladric uses a rat to polish a boot)
Lieu: It's a leg, sir...
Lieu: It's a leg sir CO:Well get rid of it Sargent: An' what the bloody 'ell will I hang my equiptment on
Stanhope: After coming out of this night air...
Stanhope: After coming out of the night air this place must have reeked of candle-grease and rats - and whiskey
schlegel family =
schlegel family - "german of the dreadful sort"
Raleigh: The German are really...
Raleigh: The German are really quite decent aren't they? I mean, outside of the newspapers
SM: Alright, Sonny,...
SM: Alright, Sonny, we ain't going to hurt you
Sings well for...
Sings well for a bastard, don't 'e?
He thought how "Jack"...
He thought how "Jack", cold footed, useless swine had paniced down the trench
Hibert: Go on, then, ...
Hibert: Go on, then, shoot!, I swear I'll never go back into those trenches again. Shoot!-And thank god
Who'll grip...
Who'll grip and tackle the job unaffraid?
Osbourne: He's a splendid...
Osbourne: He's a splendid chap Raleigh: Isn't he? He was skipper for rugger at Barford and kept wicket for the eleven.
Hodge forever be...
Hodge forever be/ his homely northern breast and brain
That there is some corner
That there is some corner of a foreigh field that is forever England
The last great...
The last Great English man is low
So there it ...
So there it is. They have trains now in England
Schlegel =...
Germans of the dreadful sort
English to the back bone
With an empires...
with an empires lamentation
The last...
The last great Englishman is low
some corner of...
some corner of a foreign field which is forever England
Honor the charge they...
honor the charge they made, honor the lightbrigade, noble six hundred
I cannot, even with the best motives...
I cannot, even with the best motives in the world, but myself up behind scholastic walls and pretend as if I am forgetting the war
Then they gave him...
Then they gave him morphia - and you know the rest
Glo...
Glozed
Worried by silence sentries whisper...
worried by silence, sentries curious, nervous, but nothings happens
are more...
are more than I can tell
His blood is in...
his blood is in the roses veins... the earth on his seale(accent)d eyes
MArch of the....
march of the galdiators: Circuis parade is lead by a pierrot, cartwheeling
Ungen...
ungenerated
Eva: Force them to...
Eva: Force them to tell us properly
Boom boom boom...
boom boom boom, let me guess, boom etc
The soldier dying ...
The soldier dying dies upon a kiss, the very kiss of christ
Chide thou no ...
Chide thou no more, O thou unsacraficed
Such a brave...
Such a brave, gay coverlet to such a bed
Your country is up to her...
Your country is up to her neck in a fight, and she's looking and calling for you
You have not died...
You have not died, it is not true, instead you seek adventure in some other place
There's a scarlet...
There's a scarlet cross on my breast, my dear, and a torn cross with your name
Would I were...
Would I were lying where he lies, sleeping sweetly by his side
You love us when ...
You love us when we're heroes, home on leave, or wounded in some mentionable place
Half a league, half ...
Half a league, half a league all in the valley of death, rode the six hundred
(What 'appens if the boche ...
(What 'appens if the boche 'as got all round the back of us) Stanhope: Then we advance and win the war
If I should die...
If I swhould die, think only this of me
And strange eye'd...
And strenge eye'd constellations rule his stars eternally
Drooping tongues...
Drooping tongues from jays that slob their relish
England, in...
England, in this great fight
You have your...
You have your quarrel just
Ten to ...
Ten to make and the match to win
Who's for the trench -...
Who's for the trench - Are you my laddie
With no lance...
With no lance broke in life's tournament
That there is some corner...
that there is some corner of a foreign field that is forever England
His Landmark is...
His landmark is a kopje crest
I cannot, even...
I cannot, even with the best motives in the world, shut myself up behind scholastic walls and pretend as if I am forgetting the war.
We'll get that bloody...
We'll get that bloody mayor stood in front of us
What passing...
What passing bells for those who die as cattle
A war which would have been a dam sight...
A war which would have been a dam sight simple if we had simply stayed in England and shot fifty thousand of our own men a week
War's Hell....
War's hell, and if you doubt the same
I am making this statement...
I am making this statement as an act of wilful defiance of military authority
Loved and were loved...
Loved and were loved, and now we lie in flanders flieds
poppies blow between...
poppies blow between the crosses
Hide that red we thing...
Hide that red wet /thing, I must somehow forget
Hide that...
Hide that red wet/thing I must somehow forget

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