Monday, 11 February 2013
Runs in the family
Cassel shook his head. ‘It’s hard to believe, perhaps, that he knew a man who fought in the last revolution in these islands. His own Grandfather served against the Jacobites at Culloden. I say served — in fact, according to Flashman, his grandfather ran screaming from the field at the first shot, and didn’t stop running till he reached Inverness.’
Mr American, p.198, Pan Books, paperback edition 1982.
Tags: Flashman, Flashman quotes, Culloden.