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Inward Light: Siegfried Sassoon

A flower has opened in my heart… What flower is this, what flower of spring, What simple, secret thing? It is the peace that shines apart, The peace of daybreak skies that bring Clear song and wild swift wing. Heart’s … Continue reading

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Everyone Suddenly Burst Out Singing: Siegfried Sassoon

Everyone suddenly burst out singing; And I was filled with such delight As prisoned birds must find in freedom, Winging wildly across the white Orchards and dark-green fields; on–on–and out of sight. Everyone’s voice was suddenly lifted; And beauty came … Continue reading

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