A compendium of Flashman quotes, that was produced one damned entry at a time.
Thursday, 29 March 2012
Trust to luck
There's a moment, and I've faced it more often than I care to remember, when you're rat-in-the-corner, all your wriggling and lying and imploring have failed, there's nowhere to run, and your only hope is to do your damnedest and trust to luck and every dirty dodge you know.
Flashman and the Tiger, p.148, Harper Collins, paperback edition 2000.