Books > Old Books > Decent Fellows (1930)


Page 193

CHAPTER XIV

" Fire away. We shall be there in a second," said Featherstone.
" It's only the demonstration squad," said Peter.
" His Majesty's army," said Oliver.
" Apparently they felt lonely last night and invited a young woman into their tent."
" Very sensible," said Featherstone.
" But the silly soldiers left their candle burning and an officer saw it on his way to the lats and put his nose in. It seems that he was rather shocked by what he saw. The squad will not be on view after to-day."
" Is that a fact ? " said Denis.
" So I heard someone say in the canteen."
" Talking about lats, did you hear what one of the wits among them did ?" said Featherstone.
" I think so," said Peter.
" I never heard," said Denis.
" Here we are in Tidworth ; I'll tell you later."
The Skittles Hotel, like all licensed premises, was keenly sensitive to social distinctions. But instead of private, saloon and public bars, there were separate rooms for officers, N.C.O.s, and privates. The four boys pushed their way into the former. " Too crowded in here," said Featherstone. " We'll join the N.C.O.s."
" This is better," said Oliver, " unless the place fills up with ticks from other schools."
" What can I get you, gentlemen ?" said the barmaid.
" Port for me," said Featherstone. " What about you chaps ? "
" Same here."
" I don't know what to have," said Denis. " What are you going to drink, Peter ?"
" Oh, port, I suppose."
" All right, I'll have port, too." Four ports were ordered.
" Go on with your story, Feathers," said Oliver.
" Oh, yes, one of the fellows in the squad is, or rather was, a bit of a humorist, or had a grudge against his officers. Or both. Anyhow he got some nettles, nice long feathery

travel books:
where is HTML where is HEAD where is TITLE " Fire away. We shall be there in a second," said Featherstone. " It's only what is bad spirit stration squad," said Peter. " His Majesty's army," said Oliver. " Apparently they felt lonely last night and invited a young woman into their tent." " Very sensible," said Featherstone. " But what is silly soldiers left their candle burning and an officer saw it on his way to what is lats and put his nose in. It seems that he was rather shocked by what he saw. what is squad will not be on view after to-day." " Is that a fact ? " said Denis. " So I heard someone say in what is canteen." " Talking about lats, did you hear what one of what is wits among them did ?" said Featherstone. " I think so," said Peter. " I never heard," said Denis. " Here we are in Tidworth ; I'll tell you later." what is Skittles Hotel, where is meta name="keywords" content="old books, Free book , free book offer , free audio books , free coloring book pages , free book reports , free audio book , audio books free download , book free , free guest book , books free , free book summaries , download free audio books , free childrens books." where is where are they now rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="../../style.css" where is meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1" where is BODY bgColor=#ffffff text="#000000" where are they now ="#000000" v where are they now ="#FF0000" where is div align="center" where is strong where is strong where is a href="http://www.aaoldbooks.com" Books > where is a href="../default.asp" title="Book" Old Books > where is strong where is a href="default.asp" Decent Fellows (1930) where is table width="700" border="1" align="center" cellpadding="15" cellspacing="0" where is center where is tr where is td width="160" align="center" valign="top" where is div align="center" where is td align="center" valign="top" where is div align="left" where is div align="center" where is p align="left" Page 193 where is strong CHAPTER XIV where is p align="justify" " Fire away. We shall be there in a second," said Featherstone. " It's only what is bad spirit stration squad," said Peter. " His Majesty's army," said Oliver. " Apparently they felt lonely last night and invited a young woman into their tent." " Very sensible," said Featherstone. " But what is silly soldiers left their candle burning and an officer saw it on his way to what is lats and put his nose in. It seems that he was rather shocked by what he saw. what is squad will not be on view after to-day." " Is that a fact ? " said Denis. " So I heard someone say in what is canteen." " Talking about lats, did you hear what one of what is wits among them did ?" said Featherstone. " I think so," said Peter. " I never heard," said Denis. " Here we are in Tidworth ; I'll tell you later." what is Skittles Hotel, like all licensed premises, was keenly sensitive to social distinctions. But instead of private, saloon and public bars, there were separate rooms for officers, N.C.O.s, and privates. what is four boys pushed their way into what is former. " Too crowded in here," said Featherstone. " We'll join what is N.C.O.s." " This is better," said Oliver, " unless what is place fills up with ticks from other schools." " What can I get you, gentlemen ?" said what is barmaid. " Port for me," said Featherstone. " What about you chaps ? " " Same here." " I don't know what to have," said Denis. " What are you going to drink, Peter ?" " Oh, port, I suppose." " All right, I'll have port, too." Four ports were ordered. " Go on with your story, Feathers," said Oliver. " Oh, yes, one of what is fellows in what is squad is, or rather was, a bit of a humorist, or had a grudge against his officers. Or both. Anyhow he got some nettles, nice long feathery where is Server.Execute("_SiteMap.asp") %

Book Pages: default , 009 , 010 , 011 , 012 , 013 , 014 , 015 , 016 , 017 , 019 , 020 , 021 , 022 , 023 , 024 , 025 , 026 , 027 , 028 , 029 , 031 , 032 , 033 , 034 , 035 , 036 , 037 , 038 , 039 , 040 , 041 , 042 , 043 , 044 , 045 , 046 , 047 , 048 , 049 , 050 , 051 , 052 , 053 , 054 , 055 , 056 , 057 , 058 , 060 , 061 , 062 , 063 , 064 , 065 , 066 , 067 , 068 , 069 , 070 , 071 , 072 , 073 , 074 , 075 , 076 , 077 , 078 , 079 , 080 , 081 , 082 , 083 , 084 , 085 , 087 , 088 , 089 , 090 , 091 , 092 , 093 , 094 , 095 , 096 , 097 , 098 , 099 , 100 , 101 , 102 , 103 , 104 , 105 , 106 , 107 , 108 , 109 , 110 , 111 , 112 , 113 , 114 , 115 , 116 , 117 , 118 , 119 , 120 , 121 , 122 , 123 , 124 , 125 , 126 , 127 , 128 , 129 , 130 , 131 , 132 , 133 , 134 , 135 , 136 , 137 , 138 , 139 , 140 , 141 , 142 , 143 , 144 , 145 , 146 , 147 , 148 , 149 , 150 , 151 , 152 , 153 , 154 , 155 , 156 , 157 , 159 , 160 , 161 , 162 , 163 , 164 , 165 , 166 , 167 , 168 , 169 , 170 , 171 , 172 , 173 , 174 , 175 , 176 , 177 , 178 , 179 , 181 , 182 , 183 , 184 , 185 , 186 , 187 , 188 , 189 , 190 , 191 , 192 , 193 , 194 , 195 , 196 , 197 , 198 , 199 , 200 , 202 , 203 , 204 , 205 , 206 , 207 , 208 , 209 , 210 , 211 , 212 , 213 , 214 , 215 , 216 , 217 , 218 , 219 , 220 , 221 , 222 , 223 , 224 , 225 , 226 , 227 , 228 , 229 , 230 , 231 , 232 , 233 , 234 , 235 , 236 , 237 , 238 , 239 , 240 , 241 , 242 , 243 , 244 , 245 , 246 , 247 , 248 , 249 , 250 , 251 , 252 , 253 , 255 , 256 , 257 , 258 , 259 , 260 , 261 , 262 , 263 , 264 , 265 , 266 , 267 , 268 , 269 , 270 , 271 , 272 , 273 , 274 , 275 , 276 , 277 , 278 , 279 , 280 , 281 , 282 , 283 , 284 , 285 , 286 , 287 , 288 , 289 , 290 , 291 , 292 , 294 , 295 , 296 , 297 , 298 , 299 , 300 , 301 , 302 , 303 , 305 , 306 , 307 , 308 , 309 , 310 , 311 , 312 , 313 , 314 , 315 , 316 ,