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A. E. Housman - Clay lies still, but blood's a rover; 
 Breath's a ware that will not keep. 
 Up, lad: when the journey's over 
 There'll be time enough to sleep.
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    A. E. Housman
    British poet 1859-1936
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    Clay lies still, but blood's a rover; Breath's a ware that will not keep. Up, lad: when the journey's over There'll be time enough to sleep.
    Source: A Shropshire Lad (1896) No. 4 (Reveille), st. 6

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  1. journey
  2. enough
  3. rover
  4. there
  5. sleep
Clay lies still, but blood's a rover; Breath's a ware that will not keep. Up, lad: when the journey's over There'll be time enough to sleep. by: A. E. Housman
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Clay lies still, but blood's a rover; Breath's a ware that will not keep. Up, lad: when the journey's over There'll be time enough to sleep.
- A. E. Housman
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