A compendium of Flashman quotes, that was produced one damned entry at a time.
Thursday, 22 March 2012
...I tried to take stock of what was, you'll allow, an unusual situation. Here I was, in the summer residence of the Emperor of Austria, loaded for bear, waiting for bloody murder to break out in his policies...
Flashman and the Tiger, p.130, Harper Collins, paperback edition 2000.