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THE TEMPERING

"The English Guards then cheered the French, and the French Guards cheered back. They were thirty yards away from each other. The French Guards raised their muskets. A Coldstreamer said: `For what we are about to receive, Lord make us truly thankful.' Then the French Guards fired. About nineteen Guards' officers went down, and a large number of men. Then it was our turn. We opened fire. Our musketry was known and feared all over the world. The British officers were walking up and down, tapping down the musket-barrels of the men to make sure that they aimed low. We kept up a running fire, wiped out the whole of the French front rank. And so we cut through to the French camp."
" Well," says Crowne, "Pd see myself damned before I'd invite any Jerry to fire at me first. "It first. 'It 'ard. Keep on 'itting.' That's my motto."
" It depends, though," says Dale.
" Depends on what?"
" Who you're fighting, Sergeant."
" No it don't. If you fight, fight to win, and get it over. If you got to fight, fight for keeps. If I like somebody, I don't fight 'im, and so I don't take my 'at off to 'im or ask 'im to 'it me first.... It makes a nice story, Schoolmaster, and if it's in 'istory, then it must be true. But that sort o' thing is a thing o' the past. If I'ad to pick ten men to lead in a bayonetcharge, I'd pick men that 'ated Jerry's guts and wanted to see the colour of 'em. I dare say there's two sides to any argument, but for my part I don't care a twopenny damn. My side's the right side, or I wouldn't be fighting on it."

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