22nd Miserable & wet. Heavy mist encircles the Camp. Business is very quiet except for an occasional shell.
23rd Misty & wet. The ground is fast becoming a sea of mud. Every day we sink deeper as we walk. A peculiar fit of depression & [indecipherable] came over me tonight and I would have given anything to have been in London or some big city. There is talk of a move soon. Gee! How glad I shall be to get away from this confounded hole.
24th Heavy mist. Sent to Meaulte with convoy. Here I met Geo. Tobson with whom I had a talk. Returned to Mauretzabout 3pm. Very quiet.
25th Misty & cold. It is starting to freeze & if it continues the ground will soon become hard. Bill Cahill held a consultation & made a