Daily Archives: February 28, 2016

The Veterans By Rudyard Kipling

To-day, across our fathers’ graves, The astonished years reveal The remnant of that desperate host Which cleansed our East with steel. 2 Hail and farewell! We greet you here, With tears that none will scorn– O Keepers of the House … Continue reading

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Seal Lullaby By Rudyard Kipling

Oh! hush thee, my baby, the night is behind us And black are the waters that sparkled so green. The moon, O’er the combers, looks downward to find us At rest in the hollows that rustle between. Where billow meets … Continue reading

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