Letter to his family, page 3

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know them we are mooing

again. I can hear the Church

bells ringing. They sound

very nice & remind you of

home. i see you enjoyed

yourself very fair at Xmas,

but have you not been to

any parties at chapel or

anywhere, and did not

some of you go to watch night

service. I think you will be

quite a "Masher" or a "Knut"

with your new clothes. Tom

must not wear his slippers

out or Ruby break her Doll

as I want to see all these

things when (at some

day or other) I come home

I hear we are not going to

move far only about five

or six miles. but that is

quite far enough to march

on what is supposed to

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know them we are mooing

again. I can hear the Church

bells ringing. They sound

very nice & remind you of

home. i see you enjoyed

yourself very fair at Xmas,

but have you not been to

any parties at chapel or

anywhere, and did not

some of you go to watch night

service. I think you will be

quite a "Masher" or a "Knut"

with your new clothes. Tom

must not wear his slippers

out or Ruby break her Doll

as I want to see all these

things when (at some

day or other) I come home

I hear we are not going to

move far only about five

or six miles. but that is

quite far enough to march

on what is supposed to


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  • October 24, 2018 22:16:25 Sarika Jain


    know them we are mooing

    again. I can hear the Church

    bells ringing. They sound

    very nice & remind you of

    home. i see you enjoyed

    yourself very fair at Xmas,

    but have you not been to

    any parties at chapel or

    anywhere, and did not

    some of you go to watch night

    service. I think you will be

    quite a "Masher" or a "Knut"

    with your new clothes. Tom

    must not wear his slippers

    out or Ruby break her Doll

    as I want to see all these

    things when (at some

    day or other) I come home

    I hear we are not going to

    move far only about five

    or six miles. but that is

    quite far enough to march

    on what is supposed to

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  • 49.91488880000001||2.270173800000066||

    Western Front

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  • Story location Western Front


ID
17065 / 204375
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Joan Shaw
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


  • English

  • Western Front

  • Trench Life



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