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ve, weepingly besought Col. Kilpatrick to make an effort to procure its return to her, a cloud of sadness passed over his face. It was not the value of the horse, but the associations with the memory of her husband, that impelled her to make this request. When among the multitude of animals it became evident that her horse could not be found, a sister, with more firmness and less excitement, almost sternly reproached her for asking favors of an enemy. While riding along through Westmoreland county a female was heard crying bitterly, as though her lamentations were caused by deepest grief. Approaching, we met a little girl, some twelve years old, and "in agony she cried" because the soldiers had taken their only horse. The mother was expressing both sorrow and indignation, and giving utterance to the sentiment that she did not believe a Government which permitted these things could prosper. Every officer who witnessed the grief of the daughter was moved to pity, and all regre