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Goliath and David - The Cool Web : A Robert Graves Oratorio
Goliath and David by Robert Graves (pub 1916) Once an earlier David took Smooth pebbles from the brook: Out between the lines he went To that one-sided tournament, A shepherd boy who stood out fine And young to fight a Philistine Clad all in brazen mail. He swears That he’s killed lions, he’s killed …