A compendium of Flashman quotes, that was produced one damned entry at a time.
Tuesday, 4 September 2012
A quartermaster’s nightmare
It was a quartermaster’s nightmare, too much gear coming ashore too quickly and nowhere to put it, with confusion worse confounded by the milling mob of what someone called the “pierhead democracy” . . .
Flashman on the March, p.28, Harper Collins, paperback edition 2005.