Anthem for Doomed Youth
by Wilfred Owen
Anthem for Doomed Youth Warfare Quotes
How we cite our quotes: (Line)
The shrill, demented choirs of wailing shells; (7)
Ugh. Has any line ever sent more shivers down your spine? Artillery shells falling from the sky are terrifying enough already, but compare them to "shrill, demented choirs" and you have an ugly mixture of heaven and hell that's enough to start you quaking all over.