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THE TEMPERING

depressed, got three days' C.B. for missing a parade. He said he didn't know : the Company Commander said he ought to have known, and so Dale had to answer Defaulters three days running, and did some drill that would have reduced him to a gibbering heap six months before. And he said: "What the hell, anyway"; to which Sergeant Dagwood said: "That's the spirit."
There is no getting away from the fact that we are changing. Shorrock is down to eleven stone ten, and there is, so to speak, meat-juice in the dumpling of his face. What is more, he argues less frequently, and lays down less law. He is the same Shorrock. But he has seen something of the world; of the wide and varied world that is England. He'd never spoken to a Devon man before, for example. To him, Rockbottom still represents all that is brightest and best in England, but his contempt for the rest of the world is tempered a little. He has had to listen to people telling him things, for the first time since he left Rockbottom Wesleyan School. He has mixed with new men. He despises the Cockney, but concedes to him certain virtues; which he didn't before the war. He has acquired patience. He has lost flesh and gained outlook; narrowed physically, and broadened mentally. "There is no Rockbottom but Rockbottom, and Shorrock is its Prophet." This will hold good until the Pennine Chain is down to its last link; but the dogma has softened, admitting the Moderation of inter-county tolerance. Shorrock, meanwhile, having decided that he has a genius for driving, and being attracted by the sturdy little caterpillar-wheeled Bren Carrier (which somehow

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