John Davidson

(11 April 1857 – 23 March 1909 / Barrhead, East Renfrewshire, Scotland)

John Davidson Poems

1. A Ballad of Hell 1/3/2003
2. Imagination 1/3/2003
3. Thirty Bob a Week 1/3/2003
4. In Romney Marsh 1/3/2003
5. Snow 1/3/2003
6. War Song 1/3/2003
7. The Last Rose 1/4/2003
8. Battle 1/3/2003
9. Song of a Train 1/3/2003
10. A Runnable Stag 1/3/2003
11. Song 1/4/2003
12. A Loafer 1/3/2003
13. London 4/16/2010
14. A Cinque Port 4/16/2010
15. A Northern Suburb 5/21/2012

War Song

In anguish we uplift
A new unhallowed song:
The race is to the swift;
The battle to the strong.

Of old it was ordained
That we, in packs like curs,
Some thirty million trained
And licensed murderers,

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