Treasure Island

Joyce Kilmer

(1886-1918 / New Jersey)

Poems of Joyce Kilmer

1. A Blue Valentine 12/31/2002
2. Alarm Clocks 12/31/2002
3. Apology 4/26/2011
4. As Winds That Blow Against A Star 12/31/2002
5. Ballade of my Lady's Beauty 1/4/2003
6. Citizen of the World 12/31/2002
7. Dave Lilly 12/31/2002
8. Delicatessen 12/31/2002
9. Easter 12/31/2002
10. Easter Week 12/31/2002
11. Folly 12/31/2002
12. Houses 12/31/2002
13. Love's Lantern 12/31/2002
14. Madness 12/31/2002
15. Main Street 12/31/2002
16. Martin 12/31/2002
17. Memorial Day 12/31/2002
18. Mount Houvenkopf 12/31/2002
19. Old Poets 12/31/2002
20. Pennies 12/31/2002

Memorial Day

"Dulce et decorum est"

The bugle echoes shrill and sweet,
But not of war it sings to-day.
The road is rhythmic with the feet
Of men-at-arms who come to pray.

The roses blossom white and red
On tombs where weary soldiers lie;

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