Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori: It is sweet and fitting to die for one’s country.
Any Good Poem
Richard Berlin, MD, shares the poem of his literary partner, Chris Fitzpatrick: "Nursing Home Front-line 2019(after Wilfred Owen)." As the title suggests, this poem is modeled after Wilfred Owen's poem, "Dulce et Decorum Est."
Dr Berlin has been writing a poem about his experience of being a doctor every month for the past 23 years in Psychiatric TimesTM in a column called “Poetry of the Times.” He is instructor in psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA.