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Carve her Name with Pride

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RolloTheRed

RolloTheRed Report 2 Jan 2013 15:10

There will be a rare showing of the movie "Carve her Name with Pride" on BBC4 this evening at 9pm. Find a disk and make a recording.

The life that I have
Is all that I have
And the life that I have
Is yours.

The love that I have
Of the life that I have
Is yours and yours and yours.

A sleep I shall have
A rest I shall have
Yet death will be but a pause.

For the peace of my years
In the long green grass
Will be yours and yours and yours.

AnninGlos

AnninGlos Report 2 Jan 2013 15:13

Loved that film. And the poem.

Paula+

Paula+ Report 2 Jan 2013 15:14

I read that out at my husbands funeral <3

Mauatthecoast

Mauatthecoast Report 2 Jan 2013 15:18

Great film and I've watched it many times.

The Life That I Have was an original poem, composed on Christmas Eve 1943 and written by Leo Marks in memory of his girlfriend.

A beautiful moving poem Paula

Guinevere

Guinevere Report 2 Jan 2013 15:36

It's available on Amazon from £5 - £8 if anyone misses it.

Gwynne

Bobtanian

Bobtanian Report 2 Jan 2013 23:00

seen the film many times............and i fill up each time..........

+++DetEcTive+++

+++DetEcTive+++ Report 3 Jan 2013 00:31

Only had to read Rollo's post of the poem, and feel exactly the same as Bob.