famous poetry
| Famous Poetry | Roleplay | Free Video Tutorials | Online Poetry Club | Free Education | Best of Youtube | Ear Training

Tri -Colour Analysis

Author: Poetry of Robert W. Service Type: Poetry Views: 148

Sponsored Links

Poppies, you try to tell me, glowing there in the wheat;

Poppies! Ah no! You mock me: It's blood, I tell you, it's blood.

It's gleaming wet in the grasses; it's glist'ning warm in the wheat;

It dabbles the ferns and the clover; it brims in an angry flood;

It leaps to the startled heavens; it smothers the sun; it cries

With scarlet voices of triumph from blossom and bough and blade.

See the bright horror of it! It's roaring out of the skies,

And the whole red world is a-welter. . . . Oh God! I'm afraid! I'm afraid!

Cornflowers, you say, just cornflowers, gemming the golden grain;

Ah no! You can't deceive me. Can't I believe my eyes?

Look! It's the dead, my comrades, stark on the dreadful plain,

All in their dark-blue blouses, staring up at the skies.

Comrades of canteen laughter, dumb in the yellow wheat.

See how they sprawl and huddle! See how their brows are white!

Goaded on to the shambles, there in death and defeat. . . .

Father of Pity, hide them! Hasten, O God, Thy night!

Lillies (the light is waning), only lilies you say,

Nestling and softly shining there where the spear-grass waves.

No, my friend, I know better; brighter I see than day:

It's the poor little wooden crosses over their quiet graves.

Oh, how they're gleaming, gleaming! See! Each cross has a crown.

Yes, it's true I am dying; little will be the loss. . . .

Darkness . . . but look! In Heaven a light, and it's shining down. . . .

God's accolade! Lift me up, friends. I'm going to win -- my Cross.


Learn to Play Songs by Ear: Ear Training

122 Free Video Tutorials

[Video Tutorial] How to build google chrome extensions

Please add me on youtube. I make free educational video tutorials on youtube such as Basic HTML and CSS.

Free Online Education from Top Universities

Yes! It's true. Online College Education is now free!

||| Analysis | Critique | Overview Below |||

There have been no submitted criqiques, be the first to add one below.

Post your Analysis


Free Online Education from Top Universities

Yes! It's true. College Education is now free!

Most common keywords

Tri -Colour Analysis Robert W. Service critical analysis of poem, review school overview. Analysis of the poem. literary terms. Definition terms. Why did he use? short summary describing. Tri -Colour Analysis Robert W. Service Characters archetypes. Sparknotes bookrags the meaning summary overview critique of explanation pinkmonkey. Quick fast explanatory summary. pinkmonkey free cliffnotes cliffnotes ebook pdf doc file essay summary literary terms analysis professional definition summary synopsis sinopsis interpretation critique Tri -Colour Analysis Robert W. Service itunes audio book mp4 mp3 mit ocw Online Education homework forum help

Poetry 165
Poetry 93
Poetry 150
Poetry 74
Poetry 40
Poetry 55
Poetry 196
Poetry 190
Poetry 221
Poetry 130
Poetry 19
Poetry 71
Poetry 175
Poetry 36
Poetry 136
Poetry 41
Poetry 144
Poetry 41
Poetry 72
Poetry 94