1 Have ye seen the tusky boar,
2 Or the bull, with sullen roar,
3 On surrounding foes advance?
4 So Caradoc bore his lance.


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Title (in Source Edition): [Caradoc]
Author: Thomas Gray
Themes: war; glories of past ages

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Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771. Thomas Gray: English poems. Web. Oxford: Thomas Gray Archive, 2002. http://www.thomasgray.org/texts/poems.shtml

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