... sworn last night, if they had been obliged to barrack at Readville. Not that the boys were riotous, or even obstreperous, but simply jolly. We supped on hard bread, and coffee hotter than the crater of Vesuvius. Then, pipes and cigars lighted, the...
Letters from the Forty-fourth regiment M.V.M.: a record of the experience of ... - Page 4
by Zenas T. Haines - 1863 - 121 pages
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