Alex Massie

At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month

At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month
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They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:

Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.

At the going down of the sun and in the morning,

We will remember them.

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Tyne Cot Cemetery, Paschendaele, Flanders.

Written byAlex Massie

Alex Massie is Scotland Editor of The Spectator. He also writes a column for The Times and is a regular contributor to the Scottish Daily Mail, The Scotsman and other publications.

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