A compendium of Flashman quotes, that was produced one damned entry at a time.
Friday, 23 November 2012
To keep my mind from glum speculation, I tried to remember how many times I’d been in chains before. Four or five, pehaps? Proper chains, that is, not the darbies used by the A Division peelers to restrain obstreperous revellers, but your genuine bilboes.
Flashman on the March, p.201, Harper Collins, paperback edition 2005.