Undressing for Bed.
It was very unpleasant tearing ourselves away from the genial glow of the fire. Most of us dreaded changing into our night things in our cold tents, so our servants brought the things to the fire and warmed them.
When it wras time for bed, we changed into them, and then made a rush for our tents and tumbled into our blankets, where
we often shivered through the night, if our tents let in the cold blastaas they often did, if one had not taken the precaution of piling up leaves and grass all round them or throwing up a small embankment or earthwork,
THE 8TH BENGAL MOUNTAIN BATTERY HALTED ABOVE FALAM.
as one officer was very expert in doing.
A hard day's work, as a rule, produces a good night's sleep ; but there are some funny people who cannot sleep' after a certain hour in the morning. One such always shouted for his servant at an earlv hour,
the moment he awoke. This call, regularly piercing
KING'S ROYAL RIFLES READY FOR THE MARCH.
Shoous horn some People eannot Sleep.Shoous horn some People eannot Sleep.