A Breed Apart
was five of us in the gall'ry, all huddled against a wall,
In the terrible silence that followed the rush and the roar and the fall.
Not a muscle moved amongst us - not a sound, not a sigh, not a breath,
For we knew that there in the darkness we were face to face with death!’
March 29th 1890, Morfa Pit, Glamorganshire. (unknown)