John mccrae

Explore the life and works of John McCrae, the renowned poet of World War I. Pay homage to his contribution and gain a deeper understanding of his iconic poem, 'In Flanders Fields'.
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In Flanders Fields

In Flanders fields the poppies blowBetween the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, flyScarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days agoWe lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved, and now we lie In Flanders fields. Take up our quarrel with the foe: To you from failing hands we throw The torch; be yours to hold it high. If ye break faith with us who dieWe shall not sleep, though poppies grow In Flanders…

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