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Remembrance Sunday

1 year ago By Sarah Kearney

A reminder of why we wear our Poppies with pride and why Vectis Rugby will honour the tradition of a two-minute silence this Sunday.

In Flanders Fields

In Flanders fields the poppies blow
Between the crosses, row on row,
That mark our place; and in the sky
The larks, still bravely singing, fly
Scarce heard amid the guns below.
We are the Dead. Short days ago
We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow,
Loved, and were loved, and now we lie
In Flanders Fields.
Take up our quarrel with the foe:
To you from failing hands we throw
The torch; be yours to hold it high.
If ye break faith with us who die
We shall not sleep, though poppies grow
In Flanders Fields.

By Dr John McCrae, 1915

Updated 20:56 - 27 Nov 2016 by Vectis Webmaster

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