Wednesday, November 26, 2008

My Orders Are To Fight



My orders are to fight;
Then if I bleed, or fail,
Or strongly win, what matters it?
God only doth prevail.

The servant craveth naught
Except to serve with might.
I was not told to win or lose,–
My orders are to fight.


--Welsh poet Ethylwyn Wetherald

2 comments:

born4battle said...

I love this and am going to post it at my place and point folks back here to yours. I have also bookmarked your blog.

Jeff said...

Thanks, born4battle!