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Flashcards in General Quote Bank Deck (22):

King, honour, human dignity, etcetera... Dropped like luxuries

- bayonet charge
- patriarchal conflict within a society


The lone and level sands stretch far away

- ozymandias
- conflict between time and its influence on power


to fields which didnt explode beneath the feet... of children running in a nightmare heat

- war photographer
- conflict of war and mental stability


Small circles glittering idly in the moon, until they melted all into once track of sparkling light

- the prelude
- conflict within nature


til gradually we too learned to be silent

- kamikaze
- patriarchal conflict within a society and home


I gave commands - then all smiles stopped together

- my last duchess
- conflict within a relationship


Cannon to the right of them, Cannon to the left of them, cannon behind them

- charge of the light brigade
- conflict within a battle


he must have wondered which had been the better way to die

- kamikaze
- psychological conflict after physical conflict and the effects of physical conflict


Some one had blunder'd: Theirs not to make reply, Theirs not to reason why, Theirs but to do and die

- charge of the light brigade
- mental and status induced conflict experienced in anticipation of a physical conflict


Bandage up me eye with me own history

- checking out me history
- conflict within a society


The reader's eyeballs prick with tears between the bath and pre-lunch beers

- war photographer
- conflict between political bodies and attitudes towards newspapers


Released a songbird from its cage

- poppies
- conflict within a maternal relationship


We built our houses squat

- storm on the island
- conflict between man and mother nature


Blind me to me own identity

- checking out me history
- conflict with the education system and the disdain for what has been taught


Our brains ache, in the merciless iced east winds that knive us...

- exposure
- conflict between man and mother nature


But now i checking out me own history, I carving out me identity

- Checking out me history
- conflict with finding yourself


And the drink and the drugs wont flush him out-

- ramains
- conflicted memories and mental health


The hand that mock'd

- ozymandias
- conflict between figures of authority


the dark prince

- kamikaze
- conflict between the love and sacrifice of life and nature and how it generates a conflict between his ideals or mental state


Noble six hundred!

- charge of the light brigade
- conflicted memories and standards within society


I have no passport

- the emigree
-conflict between authorities and politics


Runs in blood down palace walls

- London
- conflict within a society