29. XII. 17 +1°, Tauwetter.

— Fortschritte in Brest; Ablehnung der Entente aber vielleicht eben deshalb wahrscheinlich. — Beileid fällt den Menschen leicht – mit Beifreude gehen sie sparsam um.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

December 29 1917, +1°, thaw.

— Progress in Brest; rejection by the Entente, but perhaps for that very reason probable. — Commiserations fall easily to people – they deal with 'com-joyfulness' sparingly.

© Translation Stephen Ferguson.

29. XII. 17 +1°, Tauwetter.

— Fortschritte in Brest; Ablehnung der Entente aber vielleicht eben deshalb wahrscheinlich. — Beileid fällt den Menschen leicht – mit Beifreude gehen sie sparsam um.

© Transcription Marko Deisinger.

December 29 1917, +1°, thaw.

— Progress in Brest; rejection by the Entente, but perhaps for that very reason probable. — Commiserations fall easily to people – they deal with 'com-joyfulness' sparingly.

© Translation Stephen Ferguson.