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Flashcards in Poetry Deck (92):
1

"I am Branded by an Impression of Sunlight"

The Emegrée

2

"Theirs Not to Make Reply,
Theirs Not to Reason Why,
Theirs But to Do and Die,"

The Charge of the Light Brigade

3

"Someone Had Blunder'd"

The Charge of the Light Brigade

4

"Lick Back Napoleon Battalion"

Checking Out me History

5

"Strange, it is a Huge Nothing that we Fear"

Storm on the Island

6

"Carted Off in the Back of a Lorry"

Remains

7

"Which Had Been the Better Way to Die"

Kamikaze

8

"Paper Smoothed and Stroked and Thinned to be Transparent"

Tissue

9

"Your Playground Voice Catching on the Wind"

Poppies

10

"How the Blood stained into Foreign Dust"

War Photographer

11

"Leaned Against it Like a Wishbone"

Poppies

12

"A Flask of Water, a Samurai Sword"

Kamikaze

13

"Rode the Six Hundred"

The Charge of the Light Brigade

14

"I Carving Out me Identity"

Checking Out me History

15

"And de Cow Who Jumped Over de Moon"

Checking Out me History

16

"They that had Fought so Well"

The Charge of the Light Brigade

17

"My Shadow Falls as Evidence of Sunlight"

The Emegrée

18

"Spasms of Paper Red"

Poppies

19

"Flashing Silver as their Bellies Swivelled Towards the Sun"

Kamikaze

20

"The Drink and the Drugs Won't Flush Him Out"

Remains

21

"Threw up a Yellow Hare that Rolled Like a Flame"

Bayonet charge

22

"His Terrors Touchy Dynamite"

Bayonet charge

23

"And Never Wish to Build Again with Brick"

Tissue

24

"I See Every Round as it Rips Through His Life"

Remains

25

"The World Overflowing Like a Treasure Chest"

Poppies

26

"Hopeful Stream"

Checking Out me History

27

"Paper Thinned by Age or Touching"

Tissue

28

"Dem Tell Me Bout 1066 and All Dat"

Checking Out me History

29

"But Nothing Happens"

Exposure

30

"Written in the Names and Histories"

Tissue

31

"I Wander Through Each Chartered Street, Near Where the Chartered Thames Does Flow"

London

32

"Six-feet-under in Desert Sand"

Remains

33

"Nothing Beside Remains"

Ozymandias

34

"The Horizon's Bound, a Huge Peak, Black and Huge"

The Prelude

35

"The Poignant Misery of Dawn Begins to Grow"

Exposure

36

"The Wizened Earth Has Never Troubled Us"

Storm on the Island

37

"Bullets Smacking the Belly Out of the Air"

Bayonet Charge

38

"Proud of His Skill, to Reach a Chosen Point with an Unswerving Line"

The Prelude

39

"End of Story Except Not Really"

Remains

40

"Lustily I Dipped My Oars into the Silent Lake"

The Prelude

41

"Too Soon Made Glad, Too easily Impressed"

My Last Duchess

42

"A Tuna, the Dark Prince Muscular, Dangerous"

Kamikaze

43

"I gave Commands; Then All Smiles Stopped Together"

My Last Duchess

44

"Huge and Mighty Forms"

The Prelude

45

"I Have No Passport, there's No Way back at All"

The Emegrée

46

"Listening Between His Footfalls for the Reason"

Bayonet Charge

47

"Into the Jaws of Death, into the Mouth of Hell"

The Charge of the Light Brigade

48

"Noble Six Hundred"

The Charge of the Light Brigade

49

"We Watch them Wandering Up and Down the Wind's Nonchalance"

Exposure

50

"Low Drooping Flares Confuse Our Memory of the Salient"

Exposure

51

"He Earns His Living and they Do Not Care"

War Photographer

52

"Ordinary Pain Which Simple Weather Can Dispel"

War Photographer

53

"There She Stands as if Alive"

My Last Duchess

54

"Probably Armed Possibly Not"

Remains

55

"The Lone and Level Sands Stretch Far Away"

Ozymandias

56

"With Living Tissue Raised a Structure never Meant to Last"

Tissue

57

"As if She Ranked My Gift of a Nine-hundred Year Old Name with Anybody's Gift"

My Last Duchess

58

"You Were Away, Intoxicated"

Poppies

59

"Notice Neptune Though taming a Sea Horse"

My Last Duchess

60

"A Hundred Agonies in Black-and-white"

War Photographer

61

"A Yellow Sunrise to the Dying"

Checking Out me History

62

"Sellotape Bandaged Around My Hand"

Poppies

63

"Less Deadly then the Air that Shudders Black with Snow"

Exposure

64

"The Hand that Mocked them and the Heart that Fed"

Ozymandias

65

"Half Sunk , a Shattered Visage Lies"

Ozymandias

66

"King, Honour, human Dignity, Etcetra Dropped Like Luxuries"

Bayonet Charge

67

"Spits Like a Tame Cat Turned Savage"

Storm on the Island

68

"You Might Think that the Sea is Company"

Storm on the Island

69

"Every Black'ning Church Appals"

London

70

"Two vast and Trunkless Legs of Stone"

Ozymandias

71

"They Accuse Me of Being Dark in their Free City"

The Emegrée

72

"Between the Bath and Pre-lunch Beers"

War Photographer

73

"In Every Cry of Every Man,
In Every Infant's Cry of Fear,
In Every Voice, in Every Ban,"

London

74

"Can Raise a Tragic Chorus in a Gale"

Storm on the Island

75

"The Worst news I Receive of it Cannot Break My Original View"

The Emegrée

76

"Till Gradually we too Learned to be Silent"

Kamikaze

77

"From Which His Editor Will Pick Out Five or Six"

War Photographer

78

"Turned into Your Skin"

Tissue

79

"tosses His Guts back into His Body"

Remains

80

"Look on My Works Ye Mighty and Despair"

Ozymandias

81

"And I Choose Never to Stoop"

My Last Duchess

82

"With Trembling Oars I Turned and Through the Silent Water Stole My Way"

The Prelude

83

"The Frontiers Rise Between us, Close Like Waves"

The Emegrée

84

"Is it that We Are Dying"

Exposure

85

"Raw-seamed Hot Khaki"

Bayonet Charge

86

"Enough Fuel for a One-way Journey into History"

Kamikaze

87

"She was an Elfin Pinnace"

The Prelude

88

"Mind-forged Manacles"

London

89

"His Bloody Life in My Bloody Hands"

Remains

90

"And the Hapless Soldier's Sigh Runs in Blood Down Palace Walls"

London

91

"Exploding Comfortably Down on the Cliffs"

Storm on the Island

92

"blights with Plagues the marriage Hearse"

London