From "Achilles in the Trench"
Fair broke the day this morning
Upon the Dardanelles:
The breeze blew soft, the morn's cheeks
Were cold as cold sea-shells.
Published in "Vain Glory: a miscellany of the Great War", Cassell, London, 1937.
|Kenneth McLennan laying a wreath on the grave of Ewart Alan Mackintosh|
On 10th January 1922, Ronald married Maud Elizabeth Furse Radcliffe, daughter of Alexander Nelson Radcliffe and Isabel Grace, nee Henderson. The couple had three children – two sons and a daughter. From 1913 until 1917, Maud was the spiritual medium who helped the poet William Butler Yeats.
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