Ulysses

Saturday, 13 December 2014, 9:16 | Category : Poetry
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“Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and tho’
We are not now that strength which in old days
Moved earth and heaven, that which we are, we are;
One equal temper of heroic hearts,
Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.”

— Tennyson

I still love Tennyson’s poetry. Always have.

3 Comments for “Ulysses”

  1. 1Berial

    Did you ever watch Babylon 5? The first Commander of the station loved Tennyson (Main writer JMS obviously did too).

    http://youtu.be/sf6DMDmoyp4

    http://youtu.be/oWUfiqXCkgM

    And when he left he’s obviously the one that left the ‘note’ found by the next captain as mentioned here: (Your segment above)

    http://youtu.be/Y4Leug60NYg

  2. 2Harry

    Never watched it. It fails as drama, science fiction and is hopelessly derivative.

  3. 3Berial

    Sheldon is almost always wrong about SCI-FI.

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