The autograph book of VAD Nurse May Benson and a portrait by Fred Brooke, item 48

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The worldly hope men set their hearts upon,

Turns ashes- or it prospers.

And anon like snow upon the deserts

dusty face, lighting a little hour or two

is gone./ (Omar Khayam)

             With kind thoughts

               Yours sincerely

              George A. Lewis

23/11/17             13L  RDC Isle of Grain

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The worldly hope men set their hearts upon,

Turns ashes- or it prospers.

And anon like snow upon the deserts

dusty face, lighting a little hour or two

is gone./ (Omar Khayam)

             With kind thoughts

               Yours sincerely

              George A. Lewis

23/11/17             13L  RDC Isle of Grain


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  • March 22, 2017 15:41:53 Annick Rodriguez

    The worldly hope men set their hearts upon,

    Turns ashes- or it prospers.

    And anon like snow upon the deserts

    dusty face, lighting a little hour or two

    is gone./ (Omar Khayam)

                 With kind thoughts

                   Yours sincerely

                  George A. Lewis

    23/11/17             13L  RDC Isle of Grain

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    18154 / 226954
    Source
    http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
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    Jane Andrews
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    November 23, 1917
    • English


    • Medical
    • Women



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