Ode of Remembrance (For the Fallen)

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These words are spoken on Remembrance Day.

"They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:

Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.

At the going down of the sun and in the morning

We will remember them."

'Ode of Remembrance' poem from 'For the Fallen' by Laurence Binyon

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