Thursday, 6 September 2012
Closer to seven feet than six
“Charles Speedy, Sir Harry, used to be adjutant of the Tenth Punjabis, saw you once on the Grand Trunk, near Fatehpur, oh, ever so long ago, but you didn’t see me.”
Then you must have been lying down in cover and wearing mufti, thinks I.
Flashman on the March, p.31, Harper Collins, paperback edition 2005.
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