Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. CL, April 26, 1916

Author: Various Authors
Published: 1916
Language: English
Wordcount: 12,066 / 43 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 78.8
LoC Category: AP
Downloads: 339
Added to site: 2009.12.02
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on) stayed there, with a few restless movements, for twenty minutes by the clock.... The third thing to happen was that he lost himself (and the General); the fourth was the falling of dusk, and the fifth a ploughed field, with which my friend, alighting, had to confess that he was not so intimately acquainted as he could have wished.

[Illustration: THE TRENCH TOUCH.

Warrior in bunker (to caddie, who is seeing if the course is clear). "KEEP DOWN, YOU FOOL!"]

Had there been a scene, he could, he says, have endured the worst bravely, standing to attention and taking it as it came. Not so, however; his was the wrong sort of General for the purpose. As does the partner at the dance, over whose priceless gown you have upset the indelible ice, he said it didn't matter. He said he'd give the division a miss, and return whence they had come. This they began to do, when they had got the car out of the ploughed field, and this they went on doing until the sixth thing happened, which was a

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