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The Soldier and Death
This is a work fiction, inspired by a Russian folk tale, originally written by Alexander Nikolaevich Afanasyev, and later translated into English by both Leonard A. Magnus, and Arthur Ransome. Any resemblance to actual persons, dead or alive, or real life events, is strictly coincidental.
Part One: The Three Beggars
Many ages ago, there was a soldier who was very devoted to God, and The Great Sovereign, for two decades, and five years. Today, the soldier was coming home from a great war, which The Great Sovereign won. However, the soldier was worn out from battle, and all he had left over, was three separa