Tag Archives: The Great War

Remembrance Sunday

I got my poppy during the week on Brighton Station. Leaves on the line and a few other delays meant I got to talking to the distinguished looking man with the poppies collecting for the British Legion. I mentioned that … Continue reading

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Reflections for Remembrance Day.

          It’s Remembrance day tomorrow, it happens to be a Sunday.  I always preferred it when they marked Remembrance on Nov 11th,  whatever the day of the week it was. The traffic in Central London always stopped at … Continue reading

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A forest near Toulouse

A forest near Toulouse The mist of mountains brings in tears of rain Where charcoal burners sought to set up home. The forest floor is thick with fern again Their labours lost, their bodies buried bone. Strong men cut trees … Continue reading

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