There were many dances at the var­ious clubs and it be­came a fa­vour­ite prac­tice to en­cour­age the cha­per­ones to drink their blues away us­ually with con­si­der­able suc­cess.
Close-up of some of the ruins of Cassino, Italy
Cassino . . . one of the cities most devastated in any campaign . . . it is
       left as a war memorial . . . . too far beyond repair