give us some walnuts but none had fallen and it appears you cannot eat them until they
fall to the ground.
12 of the band have gone on leave to London including the bandmaster and I am left in
charge till Tuesday when they come back and we go on the Wednesday. We are
stopping in the hut doing nothing (in the way of work) and expecting the Major to come
round and roar out "Where has the Band got to. It is a great joke among the officers and