French Defeat At SedanTo the Northwest, the French Army at Chalons under Marshal MacMahon, accompanied by Napoleon III, set out to relieve Bazaine in Metz but was driven into a loop of the River Meuse at Sedan and encircled by the Prussian army led by Helmuth von Moltke. On the 1st September Prussian artillery on the hills overlooking the city opened fire and for two days pounded the French, whose own guns were too far away to respond. The French cavalry barely charged the Prussian lines, but the gesture was futile.
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On another note, I live near a Nike running store and during my first time joining them on a store run, I came to find out that they steam the shoes. The steaming process they offered, did improve the comfort of the shoes as it felt more molded at the sole. OP if nearby and they offer it, get them steamed..
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