John McCrae

(30 November 1872 – 28 January 1918 / Guelph, Ontario)

John McCrae Poems

1. In Flanders Field 1/3/2003
2. Anarchy 12/31/2002
3. The Hope Of My Heart 12/31/2002
4. The Anxious Dead 12/31/2002
5. A Song Of Comfort 12/31/2002
6. Eventide 12/31/2002
7. In Due Season 12/31/2002
8. The Shadow Of The Cross 12/31/2002
9. Equality 12/31/2002
10. Disarmament 12/31/2002
11. The Harvest Of The Sea 12/31/2002
12. Slumber Songs 12/31/2002
13. The Dying Of Pere Pierre 12/31/2002
14. The Captain 12/31/2002
15. Recompense 12/31/2002
16. Penance 12/31/2002
17. Mine Host 12/31/2002
18. The Dead Master 12/31/2002
19. The Night Cometh 12/31/2002
20. Isandlwana 12/31/2002

The Captain




Here all the day she swings from tide to tide,
Here all night long she tugs a rusted chain,
A masterless hulk that was a ship of pride,
Yet unashamed: her memories remain.

It was Nelson in the `Captain', Cape St. Vincent far alee,

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