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The Mensur has been described so often and so thoroughly that I do not intend to bore my readers with any detailed account of it.

I merely come forward as an impressionist, and I write purposely the impression of my first Mensur, because I believe that first impressions are more true and useful than opinions blunted by intercourse, or shaped by influence.

The German children play at the Mensur in the nursery, rehearse it in the gymnasium.

If it be a good thing to excite this blood thirst in the modern man, then the Mensur is a useful institution.

But though one may be unable to agree with the public opinion that supports and commands the Mensur, it at least is possible to understand.

These are the general bi-weekly Mensurs, of which the average student fights some dozen a year.