A compendium of Flashman quotes, that was produced one damned entry at a time.
Wednesday, 8 August 2012
Rolling in the deep
Very discreet, mind; a ship’s a small place, and chaste young ladies tend to be excitable the first few times and need to be hushed. Elspeth and my second wife, Duchess Irma, were like ecstatic banshees, I remember.
Flashman on the March, p.8, Harper Collins, paperback edition 2005.