Here dead lie we because we did not choose by AE Houseman

Here dead lie we because we did not choose
To live and shame the land from which we sprung.
Life, to be sure, is nothing much to lose;
But young men think it is, and we were young.

Poet: Alfred Edward Housman
Born: 26 March 1865, Bromsgrove, England
English
Died: 30 April 1936, Cambridge, England

AE Houseman

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