From a Qureish of Waziristan, serving with the 129th in France, to his cousin - original in Urdu dated 9th March, 1915
"I am very well. Do not be anxious about me. This is a very excellent country with woods everywhere and green and with constant rain...I am in the best of spirits and enjoy each day more than the last. Tell my brother 'A man must keep a stout heart.'