To Australians [poem by Arthur Bayldon, 1905]

[Editor: A poem by Arthur Bayldon.] To Australians The nations take their places Upon the board of Fate, With stern, determined faces And spirits hot with hate. The battle-drums are rattling, War’s shining blades are bared ; My countrymen ! cease prattling — Get ready ! Be prepared! Be lions free and fearless, not rats […]