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" They say it was a shocking sight After the field was won; For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun; But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. "Great praise the Duke of Marlbro' won, And our good Prince Eugene. "
The chaplet, poems, partly original and partly selected - Page 16
by Chaplet - 1805
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Poetry for Repetition

Henry Twells - 1862 - 258 pages
...sword, the country round Was wasted far and wide; And many a childing mother then And new-born baby died ! — But things like that, you know, must be...For many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ! — But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. " Great praise the Duke of Marlborough...
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The pronouncing reading book for children, with an intr., by W.L. Robinson

William L Robinson - 1862 - 232 pages
...round Was wasted far and wide, And many a tender mother then, And new-born baby died : But thirfgs like that, you know must be At every famous victory....a shocking sight After the field was won, For many a thousand bodies there Lay rotting in the sun ; But thiifgs like that, you know, must be After a famous...
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Training school reader. [Ed.] by W.J. Unwin

William Jordan Unwin - 1862 - 372 pages
...head. " With fire and sword, the country round They wasted far and wide, And many a childing-mother then, And new-born infant, died ; But things like that, you know, must he, At every famous victory. " They say it was a shocking sight, After the field was won ; For many...
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The Golden Treasury of the Best Songs and Lyrical Poems in the English Language

1863 - 438 pages
...sword the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then And new-born baby died : But things like that, you know, must be At...the field was won ; For many thousand bodies here Hay rotting in the sun : But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. ' Great praise...
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The Children's Garland from the Best Poets

Coventry Patmore - 1863 - 390 pages
...sword the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then And new-born baby died : But things like that, you know, must be At...shocking sight After the field was won ; For many a thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun ; But things like that, you know, must be After a famous...
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The Face of War

Martha Gellhorn - 1988 - 354 pages
...It would also starve out the nation. From the air, abandoned rice paddies look like scraps of sand. "But things like that, you know must be At every famous victory." The Uprooted An official US press handout says The Government (Vietnam), when it first built the camps,...
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Peace and War: A Collection of Poems

Michael Harrison, Christopher Stuart-Clark - 1989 - 216 pages
...sword the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then And new-born baby died: But things like that, you know, must be At every...many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun: But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. 'Great praise the Duke of Marlbro'...
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Best Remembered Poems

Martin Gardner - 1992 - 226 pages
...sword the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, And new-born baby died; But things like that, you know, must be At every...many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun; But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. 'Great praise the Duke of Marlbro'...
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A Peace Reader: Essential Readings on War, Justice, Non-violence, and World ...

Joseph Fahey, Richard Armstrong - 1992 - 500 pages
...sword the country round Was wasted far and wide. And many a childing mother then, And new-born baby, died; But things like that, you know, must be At every...many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun: But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. "Great praise the Duke of Marlborough...
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Poetry Then and Now: Approaches to Pre-twentieth Century Poetry

Sheila Hales - 1994 - 160 pages
...sword the country round Was wasted far and wide, And many a childing mother then, And newborn baby died: But things like that, you know, must be At every...many thousand bodies here Lay rotting in the sun: But things like that, you know, must be After a famous victory. 'Great praise the Duke of Marlboro'...
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