chapter  14
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Chapter XIV

‘He took it like a man,’ said old Jardine fiercely, to Lady Merriam, the next morning. ‘It’s a dashed unfair world, when all’s said and done! Here’s Dick going out again for the Germans to pot at, and that Montague’ – the disgust deepened in his voice –’staying at home in luxury … It makes me sick –’