|Andrew Macphail, comp. The Book of Sorrow. 1916.|
Lieut. Warneford, V.C.
|By Bowyer Nichols (18591939)|
(Iliad, xvi. 67683)
WHOM the gods loved they gave in youths first flower
|One infinite hour of glory. That same hour,|
|Before a leaf droops from the laurel, come|
|Winged Death and Sleep to bear Sarpedon home.|