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and eighty-two pounds that I saved up. But I ain't got it any more. I give it away. Tell me, woman, am I crazy?"
Her voice said very firmly: "Yes."
" Yes, says you, yes says everybody. So I don't talk. A certain party comes to me and says: `Charlie, I've got to find a five-pound note.' So I thinks. `A fivepound note,' I says. `Alright,' I says, `I will give you a five-pound note.' So I draws out a five-pound note to give him. And then I says: `What do you want with the dirty money? What have you saved it for?' And I draws it all out, and I gives it away. I gives it to charity. Never mind what. It makes no difference, I give it away, woman, and I felt the better for being without it. I'm a soldier, see? And I travels light.
" There's a young fella they calls Bearsbreath. A sort of a,larice-corporal. A kid, a little kid, a kid of no more than thirty-six or seven. And yet, woman, I see that kid Bearsbreath, with these two eyes I see him give away everything he ever had. And do you know what it was? A belt. Do you understand?"
" 'Course I understand."
" 'Course you understand. You're a woman of the world and I'm a man of the world, and I'm talking to yer, because you got savvy. Me, I joined the Army -do you know why? Because I idolised my brother. He was in this mob. He was at Inkerman. That was in the Crimean War. Why," said Old Charlie, with a kind of hushed amazement in his voice, "if he had lived Edward would be ninety-five. But he's dead. Everybody's dead. That was a battle, Inkerman, woman. The Coldstream Guards come over, and when

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