November 11

November 11, 2015

For the Fallen plaque

To honor the Veterans, read some poems: an assortment of classic and contemporary Veterans Day poems from the Poetry Foundation collection; “The Soldier” by Rupert Brooke; “For the Fallen” by Laurence Binyon (the 4th stanza, which appears on the plaque, is read at remembrance services in Britain every year); and a few more from the Charter for Compassion.
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photo: the plaque on Pentire Point, north Cornwall, UK, commemorating the composition of the poem “For The Fallen” by Laurence Binyon

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