Rudyard Kipling Quote

A scrimmage in a Border Station —
A canter down some dark defile
Two thousand pounds of education
Drops to a ten-rupee jezail...
Strike hard who cares — shoot straight who can
The odds are on the cheaper man.


Departmental Ditties and other Verses (1886)

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A scrimmage in a Border Station — A canter down some dark defile Two thousand pounds of education Drops to a ten-rupee jezail... Strike hard who...

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A scrimmage in a Border Station — A canter down some dark defile Two thousand pounds of education Drops to a ten-rupee jezail... Strike hard who...

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A scrimmage in a Border Station — A canter down some dark defile Two thousand pounds of education Drops to a ten-rupee jezail... Strike hard who...

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A scrimmage in a Border Station — A canter down some dark defile Two thousand pounds of education Drops to a ten-rupee jezail... Strike hard who...