Three times Jan had been called to the colours [military service], but each time had been deferred because of his deplorable physical condition, a circumstance which threw ample light on Jan Bronski’s constitution in those days, when every male who … Continue reading
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The Urchins have announced earth shattering news. It may surprise you all, but The Urchins enjoy reading. Yes, yes, I know you never would have guessed it from this list of favourite works or this list of past reads or … Continue reading
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