3 postcards sent to Lily, William's sister (& reverse)

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Keep smiling.

When fortune frowns upon you

Don't get sad and

start repining,

Remember that the storm clouds 

always have a silver lining;

when the tide is

dead against you

and the waves

your efforts spurn,

don't give up, but

keep on trying

for the tide will

always turn.

A. Ravenscroft

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Printed:

Keep smiling.

When fortune frowns upon you

Don't get sad and

start repining,

Remember that the storm clouds 

always have a silver lining;

when the tide is

dead against you

and the waves

your efforts spurn,

don't give up, but

keep on trying

for the tide will

always turn.

A. Ravenscroft


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  • October 27, 2017 22:05:54 Thomas A. Lingner

    Printed:

    Keep smiling.

    When fortune frowns upon you

    Don't get sad and

    start repining,

    Remember that the storm clouds 

    always have a silver lining;

    when the tide is

    dead against you

    and the waves

    your efforts spurn,

    don't give up, but

    keep on trying

    for the tide will

    always turn.

    A. Ravenscroft


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    Western Front, Armentierres. Lille and Germany

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  • Story location Western Front, Armentierres. Lille and Germany


ID
17064 / 197142
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Diane MacEwan
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


  • English

  • Western Front

  • Prisoners of War



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