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Racer Elie Constantine (iceworld)
Race Number 4036
Date Fri, 29 Jun 2018 09:28:14 +0000
Speed 68 WPM Try to beat?
Accuracy 97.1%
Rank 3rd place (out of 5)
Opponents chocochocochoco (1st place) hossein_nas (2nd place) thelonecub (4th place)

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Late in the afternoon of a day in the early part of last December I had ridden out from our lines in Ladysmith towards a certain position usually occupied by a Boer outpost, trusting by my going out deliberately and unarmed to get one of the men there to have a talk, just as one of the Lancers had a few days previously. For some time we had been on short rations of "copy" as well as food. I rode along the edge of an empty spruit, into the bed of which my spurs would have propelled my horse in the unlikely event of a shot being my first greeting.
Impressions of a War Correspondent (book) by George Lynch (see stats)

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