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man's hair, or kill him. "Yuh. You've all got to learn to shoot. You do some revision on rifle and Bren. Then you fire your course, wearing fighting order. Like the Schoolmaster says, musketry is always useful."
John Johnson of Brummagem says: "Oi want to get moi 'ands on a Tommy-Gun." Quite unconsciously, he says this out of the corner of his mouth. One can see the filmic fantasy with which he is entertaining himself .., gangsters .., the roar of fast cars ... tupatupatupl-and an enemy falls on his face.
" They're handy little things," says Dagwood, "at fifty yards or so; they're handy."
" Give me a Bren every time," says Hands.
" A Lewis, for rough work," says Crowne. "A Bren is too accurate, sometimes. You put too many rounds in the same place. You can't miss with a Bren. Any mug 'ere could score well with a Bren. But say you've got a mob rushing you, why, then it's just as well to spray 'em a bit, if you get what I mean."
" The prettiest thing I ever saw in my life," says Bearsbreath, "was a shot with an anti-tank rifle. In France. Did you ever come across Cocky Sinclair? He got a Jerry officer and seven Jerries with one shot. It was as pretty as a picture. And that was the only time I ever saw an anti-tank rifle fired from the shoulder. I didn't know it was possible. It ain't possible. But Cocky was as strong as a bullock. He's a stronger man than Ack-Ack Ackerman, even : stocky, a neck like a damned tree. I-Ie hoisted that anti-tank rifle up to his shoulder and let fly. And down went eight Jerries, plugged as clean as a whistle. The recoil knocked him down. While he was sitting on his back

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