Isaac Rosenberg (1890–1918)
Break of Day in the Trenches is available via the following link: http://projects.oucs.ox.ac.uk/jtap/rose/hyppoem.html
You are encouraged to read all the other poems, including the Donne and Blake poems, but read at least “Break of Day in the Trenches.”
Line 2, Druid: Member of ancient Celtic priesthood, appearing in legends as magicians or wizards.
Line 5, Parapet: Wall protecting a trench.