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men's equipment twenty-six miles, and looks upon the awful discipline of the peace-time Brigade of Guards as "cushy", and has seventeen years of service behind him, and is as impregnable as a tank, fingers his scalp, from which the hair just naturally receded, and sighs, and scowls at the memory of the barber.
Somebody says: "Sarnt Tug-you got shot in France, didn't you? What's it feel like?"
He replies: "What's that? Feel like? Oh ..: sort of hot and cold. Golden, it was ... spun gold, my mum used to call it, and I'm not telling you a word of a lie. Spun gold. That's life for you."
" Where d'you get hit, Sarnt Tug?"
" Machine-gun burst : thigh and backside : two in the face, teeth splintered to hell. Blimey, I was proud of that headervair . . ."

Recruits have been pouring in. The Corporal in the barber's shop is harassed. Recruits are dreary cattle to shear ... terrified, dumb, stupid, paralysed with novelty.
The floor is sprinkled with clippings, red, yellow, black, brown, and, above all, plain English mouse. The grim soldier is playing barbers : there are two cutglass bottles on the shelf in front of the chair.
We cram ourselves into the room. The Corporal says: "Well, siddown, siddown, siddown, siddown, siddown ... don't block up the gangway."
The wire-haired boy is first to take the chair. There isn't a mirrar : we can't see his face; but a look of terrified expectancy spreads, somehow, to his neck. No doubt a neck looks like that when Monsieur Paris has

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