Will linger in my heart until the end
O God！tis only they who loved a friend
He's young; he hated War; how should he die
When cruel old campaigners win safe through?
But death replied: 'I choose him.’ So he went
Silence and safety; and the veils of sleep.
Then, far away, the thudding of the guns.
But death replied:'I choose him.' So he went