An Only Son

Original Text: 
"Epitaphs of the War," Rudyard Kipling's Verse: Definitive Edition (London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1940): 387.
1I have slain none except my Mother. She
2(Blessing her slayer) died of grief for me.
RPO poem Editors: 
Ian Lancashire
RPO Edition: 
2007
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