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Quotation by Siegfried Sassoon
"Their name liveth for ever," the Gateway claims. Was ever an immolation so belied As these intolerably nameless names? Well might the Dead who struggled in the slime Rise and deride this sepulchre of crime.
Siegfried Sassoon (1886–1967), British poet. On Passing the New Menin Gate (l. 11–15). . .
Norton Anthology of Modern Poetry, The. Richard Ellmann and Robert O'Clair, eds. (2d ed., 1988) W. W. Norton & Company.
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