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darkness of an eastern night descends on land, sky & sea.
That is all very well in its way but now by the light of a prosaic candle (tallow one) let me detail the happenings of the last day or two.
To begin with the day before yesterday, a rapid course of mental arithmetic denotes the 21st as being the most probable date, there were alarums & excursions & much cleaning of horses, saddlery & stall, for Major General Chauvel ex brigadier 1st LH Bgde. was C in C of Desert Column

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