Wednesday, 11 November 2009

(not so) Wordless Wednesday




The poem was written by a Canadian — Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae, a doctor and teacher, who served in both the South African War and the First World War.

13 comments:

Xenia said...

That's a beautiful poem.

Alexandra said...

Thank you to all who fought for our freedom!

bluecolnago said...

:)

Jess said...

Ah yes, a very popular Canadian poem. Beautifully written.

Marlene said...

Thanks for posting.

Mel-2nd Chances said...

great poem.

Anne said...

I wonder: Is this why the VFW gives out poppies to those who donate during their fund-raisers?

TNTcoach Ken said...

Happy Remembrance Day!

Wendy said...

We are remembering together, Lily.

teacherwoman said...

Great poem. Thanks for sharing!

Wes said...

one of my favorites...

MrDaveyGie said...

As the FaceBookians say MrDaveyGie likes this.

MrDaveyGie said...

The Iceman cometh, could somebody please stop him. :-)