The War Poems of Siegfried Sassoon (London: William Heinemann, 1919): 50.
1"Good-morning; good-morning!" the General said
3Now the soldiers he smiled at are most of 'em dead,
4And we're cursing his staff for incompetent swine.
7But he did for them both by his plan of attack.
2] Line: front line. Back to Line
5] card: character, eccentric fellow. Back to Line
6] Arras: city in northern France, the site of continuous battles in World War I. Back to Line
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