Examination papers used at the examinations for admission to the Royal military college, Sandhurst (Google eBook)

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Page 14 - Oft, in the stilly night, Ere Slumber's chain has bound me, Fond Memory brings the light Of other days around me : The smiles, the tears, Of boyhood's years, The words of love then spoken ; The eyes that shone, Now dimmed and gone, The cheerful hearts now broken ! Thus, in the stilly night, Ere Slumber's chain has bound me. Sad Memory brings the light Of other days around me.
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Page 4 - Adam the goodliest man of men since born His sons, the fairest of her daughters Eve.
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