The Gulf War was like teenage sex.We got in too soon and we got out too
soon. Tom (Thomas) Harkin Quoted in the Independent on Sunday, 29 Sep.
Death will come when thou art dead, Soon, too soon Sleep will come
when thou art fled; Of neither would I
ask the boon I ask of thee,
belove' d Night Swift be thine
approaching flight, Come soon, soon! Percy Bysshe Shelley 'To Night'.
have come to the borders of sleep, The unfathomable
deep Forest, where all
must lose Their way, however
straight Or winding, soon or
late; They cannot choose.
(Philip) Edward Thomas 'Lights Out'.