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Read the extract given below and answer the questions that follow :

“When wasteful war shall statues overturn, 

And broils root out the work of masonry,

Nor Mars his sword nor war’s quick fire shall burn

The living record of your memory.”

(a) The works of masonry that the poet is referring to are ………. .

(b) Mars is …………. .

(c) What does the poet mean by ‘the living record’ ?

(d) The name of the poem is ......... .

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(a) the statues and monuments.

(b) the God of war.

(c) His poetry describing his love for his friend. 

(d) Not marble, nor the gilded monuments. 

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