Quarter 4, Rotation 1 -C/D
”We know we are going to die, so we have no fear of anybody and everyone is high-spirited.”
Example of death poem
(After being defeated by Shibata Katsuie)
subdue a man like me?
I shall be born again
and then I'll cut the headoff Katsuie...
“They flew in low, about 50 feet over the water. I remember we had 30 or 40 or 50 ships sitting in the harbor there”
"American Experience: TV's Most-watched History Series." PBS. PBS, n.d. Web. 01 May
"Death Poems." Death Poems. N.p., n.d. Web. 01 May 2015.
"Guadalcanal Journal: A Personal History of the Battle For Guadalcanal."Guadalcanal
Journal. N.p., 22 Sept. 2012. Web. 01 May 2015.
Hoffmann Japanese Death Poems pg. 54
Iwo Jima Diary (n.d.): n. pag. Web.