Base Details - Siegfried Sassoon

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  • Base Details - Siegfried Sassoon
    • "If I were fierce, and bald, and short of breath"
      • List
      • Stereotypical
      • Mocking Higher Command
    • "glum heroes up the line to death"
      • War not like expected
      • Not heroes
      • Sending men off to die
      • H.C too detached to realise
    • "puffy petulant face"
      • Well-fed
      • "petulant" - arrogant
      • Mocking
    • "Guzzling and gulping in the best hotel"
      • Alliteration
      • Greed
      • Contrast to trenches
    • "Poor young chap"
      • Overused statement
      • Hollow sympathy
      • Messages of condolences
    • "Yes, we've lost heavily in this last scrap"
      • Killed, not lost
      • Adverb
      • Understated
      • H.C fault
    • "youth stone dead"
      • Young men are dead
    • "I'd toddle safely home and die - in bed"
      • "toddle"
        • No worry
      • Adverb
      • Detached from reality of war
      • Die in bed than battle
  • "puffy petulant face"
    • Well-fed
    • "petulant" - arrogant
    • Mocking

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