Take up the White Man's burden — Send forth the best ye breed — Go bind your sons to exile To serve your captives' need; To wait in heavy harness On fluttered folk and wild — Your new-caught, sullen peoples, Half devil and half child. Take up the... The Works of Oliver Goldsmith - Page 228by Oliver Goldsmith - 1854Full view
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Servando D. Halili - History - 2003 - 219 pages
...(Weston, 35). In its opening stanza, Kipling admonished white American men: To serve your captive's need; To wait, in heavy harness, On fluttered folk and wild— Your new-caught sullen peoples, Half devil and half child. It is easily noticeable that this stanza is heavily influenced by racialized...