“In Flanders Fields”
A poem about World War I by the Canadian author John McCrae, describing the scene of some of the worst fighting of the war; the “speakers” of the poem are the dead. It begins:
In Flanders fields the poppies blow
Between the crosses, row on row,
That mark our place....
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The focus here was on how fast oil would come out of the Canadian fields.
This is a guy who has his son-in-law clean his eyeglasses, for crying out loud.
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Sarah was standing on the porch again wiping her hands on her apron, looking away toward the fields.The Bondboy|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
Thy eye desireth favour and beauty, but more than these green sown fields.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
The result was that some 40 rebels were killed, others taken prisoners, and the remainder escaped into the planted fields.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison