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"A Soldier Of The Empire"
It was his greatest pride in life that he had been a soldiera soldier of the empire. (He was known simply as "The Soldier," and it is probable that there was not a man or woman, and certain that there was not a child in the Quarter who did not know him: the tall, erect old Sergeant with his white, carefully waxed moustache, and his face seamed with two sabre cuts. One of these cuts, all knew, had been received the summer day when he had stood, a mere boy, in the hollow square at Waterloo, striving to stay the fierce flood of the "men on the white horses"; the other, tradition said, was of even more ancient date.) ......Buy Now (To Read More)
Ebook Number: 23014
Author: Page, Thomas Nelson
Release Date: Oct 12, 2007
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