(Nobel laureate Rudyard Kipling’s The Lesson, first appeared in The Five Nations (1903), a book of verse focused mostly on his reactions to the Boer War of 1899-1902.) I wandered the beach at midnight by the hamlet of Oyster Bay,A fugitive from the fell report that would come on Election Day.And upon a hill in the distance I […]

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