Quotation by Siegfried Sassoon

Do you remember the stretcher-cases lurching back
With dying eyes and lolling heads, those ashen-gray
Masks of the lads who once were keen and kind and gay?
Siegfried Sassoon (1886–1967), British poet. Aftermath (l. l9–21). . .

Modern British Poetry. Louis Untermeyer, ed. (7th rev. ed., 1962) Harcourt, Brace and Company.
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