Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 312
26 December 1918 Thursday
Australasians arrived safely & letters from Dolly- alls well!
There is talk of the PRINCE coming out to review us- educating a man for a job I doubt if he will ever get- & our men are restless & hard to handle at present, so many are only just joined up & are an irresponsible crowd.
Paid all ranks today. Altho' I cannot dance the recent steps I would like to have gone to Xmas dance when I hear the Band playing.
The wife is one of the best dancers I have seen & everyone in Cairo wrote to say how pretty & [indecipherable] she was