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76 of 76 Sun 12th Nov 2017 4:16pm
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Helen. Yes, thanks from me also. I heard it was from all the huge rats that plagued the battlefields when the fighting stopped. I remember having to sleep for a week on a railway platform because of bubonic plague, caused by rats.
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