• Publication Date: 1835
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 5
  • Approx. Reading Time: 2 minutes
Poetry

Stanzas for the Times

Is this the land our fathers loved,  The freedom which they toiled to win?Is this the soil whereon they moved?  Are these the graves they slumber in?Are we the sons by whom are borneThe mantles which the dead have worn?And shall we crouch above these graves,  With craven soul and fettered lip?Yoke i...
  • Publication Date: 1835
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 5
  • Approx. Reading Time: 2 minutes