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Mrs Cratchit made the gravy (ready beforehand in a little saucepan) hissing hot; Master Peter mashed the potatoes with incredible vigour; Miss Belinda sweetened up the apple-sauce; Martha dusted the hot plates; Bob took Tiny Tim beside him in a tiny corner at the table; the two young Cratchits set chairs for everybody, not forgetting themselves, and mounting guard upon their posts, crammed spoons into their mouths, lest they should shriek for goose before their turn came to be helped.
According to the initial reports, one of the two private soldiers Ecalkyn, who were on mounting guard duty on the borderline with Syria, was shot to death accidentally while he was joking with his comrade in-arm.
Which Canadian regiment is mounting guard on Buckingham Palace this year for the second time?