Thunderpig’s Mirror

NBC Radio: Poem and Prayer for an Invading Army

Posted by Thunder Pig on June 6, 2008

Written by Poet Edna St. Vincent Millay
Read by Actor Ronald Colman from Hollywood

Poem and Prayer for an Invading Army

Previously:

CBS Radio: John Daly Reports D-Day News

CBS News: De Gaulle Speech and Other War News

Kate Smith Speaks Prayer For Our Troops, News Follows

CBS Radio “The Light of the World”

NBC News Update “Plus 6 Hours”

CBS News Update “The Invasion of Europe Is Underway” Pt 3

CBS News Update “The Invasion of Europe Is Underway” Pt 2

CBS News Update “The Invasion of Europe Is Underway”

NBC News Special Bulletin

This Is London Calling: Communique #1 Invasion of Europe Underway

Unconfirmed Reports of Invasion Underway in Europe

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One Response to “NBC Radio: Poem and Prayer for an Invading Army”

  1. Anonymous said

    Not unexpectedly read with force, emotion and control, Colman’s presentation strips this poem of its more devotional aspects and its highly charged sensibilities leaving the words to speak for themselves and transport the listener into the mind of the writer. How refreshing is that?!?

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