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" Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. "
A Reader for the First - Eighth Grades - Página 84
por Clarence Franklin Carroll, Sarah Catherine Brooks - 1911
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Famous Poems from Bygone Days

Martin Gardner - 1995 - 177 páginas
...ftrst stanza, in his famous essay on civil disohedience, without identifying the poem or its author. The Burial of Sir John Moore Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the ramparts we hurried; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we huried....
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Thoreau: Political Writings

Henry David Thoreau - 1996 - 175 páginas
...and already, as one may say, buried under arms with funeral accompaniments, though it may be Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to...farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. The mass of men serve the State thus, not as men mainly, but as machines, with their bodies. They are...
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Law and Literature: Text and Theory

Lenora Ledwon - 1996 - 501 páginas
...funeral accompaniments, though it may be, — Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note. As his corpse to the rampart we hurried; Not a soldier discharged...farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. The mass of men serve the state thus, not as men mainly, but as machines, with their bodies. They are...
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International Dictionary of Historic Places: Southern Europe

Trudy Ring, Robert M. Salkin, Noelle Watson, Sharon La Boda, Paul Schellinger - 1995 - 804 páginas
...Grandiose and gushy, the poem nonetheless befits the legend it has long since surpassed in fame: Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note. As his corse to the rampart we hurried; Not a solider discharged his farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. Further Reading: Moore...
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In Other Words: Interviews with Australian Poets

Barbara Williams - 1998 - 280 páginas
...hill with shovel and burden. It was Charles Wolfe's "The burial of Sir John Moore at Corunna": "Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note,/ As his corse...we hurried./ Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot/O'er the grave where our hero was buried." So literature and its uses were part of my childhood,...
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Kotik Letaev

Andrey Bely, Gerald Janecek - 1999 - 268 páginas
...the original, the opening stanza reads: "Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, / As his corpse to the rampart we hurried; / Not a soldier discharged...farewell shot / O'er the grave where our hero we buried" (C. Wolfe et al., Songs of the Brave [London, 1856]). 40 "Colors of afire bright . . .": A poem by...
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Sharpe's Devil: Napoleon and South America, 1820-1821

Bernard Cornwell - 2009 - 336 páginas
...breast, and declaimed in a mighty voice that momentarily stilled even the moaning of the wounded: "Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried!" His Lordship applauded his own rendering of the lines. "Who wrote that?" "An Irishman!" MacAuley shouted...
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A Book of Irish Verse

William Butler Yeats - 2000 - 256 páginas
...'tis thy voice from the kingdom of souls Faintly answering still the notes that once were so dear. THE BURIAL OF SIR JOHN MOORE NOT a drum was heard, not a funeral-note, As his corse to the rampart we hurried ; Not a soldier discharged his farewell shot O'er...
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American Spiritualities: A Reader

Catherine L. Albanese - 2001 - 530 páginas
...already, as one may say, buried under arms with funeral accompaniments, though it may be, — "Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to...farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried." The mass of men serve the state thus, not as men mainly, but as machines, with their bodies. They are...
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The Hybrid Muse: Postcolonial Poetry in English

Jahan Ramazani - 2001 - 223 páginas
...colonially inherited poem "The Burial of Sir John Moore," a Napoleonic war elegy by Charles Wolfe: Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note, As his corse to...farewell shot O'er the grave where our hero we buried. 89 Bennett humorously transfigures a death lament into a nativity ode. She tropes the empire as death...
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