Nothing to eat!

‘August 8 1918 – Mais
oui—me voila, dans un Foyer du Soldat—the French idea of a Y. M. C. A. It’s not
bad, this—pour les Français; but for me— (business of shrugging shoulders).
Plenty of French magazines, writing desks, a piano, neat decorations, charming
English-speaking French lady in charge—BUT nothing to eat!’

British soldier in the Baccarat sector – Who Won the War?: Letters and Notes of an M.P. in Dixie,
England, France and Flanders
– Photo: Foyer du Soldat in Réméréville,

Baccarat Sector, France.