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Thread #34649   Message #468370
Posted By: GUEST,Smitty
22-May-01 - 11:27 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Young British Soldier (Kipling)
Subject: A poem/song by Rudyard Kipling
Does anyone know the complete words and official title of a poem by Kipling that goes like:

"When you're wounded and lying on Afgahansistan's plains And the women come out to carve up your remains take out your rifle and blow out your brains and go to your god like a soldier"

?