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"This gentleman has been standing alone against the world!"*

Last week son number 3 made his acting debut as juror number 9 in “12 Angry Men” (hey! 9 + 3 = 12 Is that significant?). 312 more words

Quote for Today: Alfred Noyes

Heart of my heart, the world is young;

Love lies hidden in every rose!

Every song that the skylark sung

Once, we thought, must come to a close: 44 more words

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5th NOV: GUY FAWKES NIGHT IN THE TRENCHES & A GRENADIER SINGSONG.

1/5th SOUTH STAFFORDS WAR DIARY

FOUQUIERES

3rd – 4th Nov. In Rest Billets. (Refitting Bn after Battle)

5th Nov. Fri: Marched at 8.30 am… 1,005 more words

Daddy Fell Into The Pond - a poem by Alfred Noyes

Everyone grumbled. The sky was grey.

We had nothing to do and nothing to say.

We were nearing the end of a dismal day,

And there seemed to be nothing beyond, 129 more words

Week 154: The Highwayman, by Alfred Noyes

Is this a good poem? Well, I doubt if it would have made Dr Leavis’s canon of great works, but I do know that when my teacher first read it to us at primary school, it held a whole motley class of nine year olds spellbound with its wild romance. 1,159 more words

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Alfred Noyes

Alfred Noyes was born on this day in 1880(-1958). He was an English poet, short story author, and playwright best known for his poem The Highwayman… 7 more words

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