第05期:为国捐躯 Dulce Et Decorum Est
Bent double, like old beggars under sacks,
Knock-kneed, coughing like hags, we cursed through sludge,
Till on the haunting flares we turned our backs. And towards our distant rest began to trudge.
Men marched asleep.
Many had lost their boots But limped on, blood-shod. All went lame; all blind;
Drunk with fatigue; deaf even to the hoots Of disappointed shells that dropped behind.
Gas! Gas! Quick, boys! – An ecstasy of fumbling, Fitting the clumsy helmets just in time;
But someone still was yelling out and stumbling, And flound'ring like a man in fire or lime. . .
Dim, through the misty panes and thick green light, As under a green sea, I saw him drowning.
In all my dreams, before my helpless sight, He plunges at me, guttering, choking, drowning. 下载全新《每日英语听力》客户端，查看完整内容