the Camp at an early hour. They sang fairly close but as they did not touch me I fell off to sleep again. It is still freezing & hell how cold it is. Great things are expected of the forth coming Spring. The British hope to completely crush Germany. Tanks are [indecipherable] in galore. They are much faster than the first ones & much more deadly. Cavalry are to be in readiness & from all reports we shall have Fritz on the run very soon.
Of course we are doing nothing now but hanging onto our captured positions, but there's going to be a scatter as soon as the fine weather starts. I am more confident than ever that the war will be over by