The Christmas Truce of 1914

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It was Christmas Eve, 1914, and World War I was in progress. On one side of the front lines, British troops herd their German adversaries singing a song about a baby boy born in a stable. They countered by singing “Silent Night”.

Both sides of the conflict believed in a Savior born in Bethlehem.

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Shefali O'Hara

Shefali O'Hara

Cancer survivor, artist, writer, engineer. Grew up in NYC, living in Austin. Love animals, books, hikes, art, travel, D&D and fireworks.