072 – Sleeping “Under Two Flags” Part 02

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A popular young guardsman is preparing for an important race, but this podcast is not exciting enough to stop you sleeping

Show notes: https://sleepytimetales.net/?p=1278

A look behind the curtains at the lives of young noble military men as they prepare for their friend’s big race, and the story of the horse and rider with a gambling problem and a tendency to take loans.

Story 15:30

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Episode 65 cover - a hunting party in a sleep podcast? How strange.

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Episode 62 Cover art. A pretty horse.

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