Thursday, 8 November 2012
True, I’d have to arrange matters so that I could appear to be commanding the Galla operations while keeping clear of the action, but that ain’t difficult when you’ve had years of practice. I’m a prime hand at playing Lionheart without doing a blessed thing (what dear old Tom Hughes called “shouts and great action”) . . .
Flashman on the March, pp.168-9, Harper Collins, paperback edition 2005.
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