Mudcat Café message #1587832 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #85635   Message #1587832
Posted By: The Walrus
21-Oct-05 - 12:35 PM
Thread Name: Happy Trafalgar Day!
Subject: RE: Happy Trafalgar Day!
Trafalgar did allow John Jervis (Earl St Vincent) to say, in all honesty,
"...I do not say he [Napoleon] cannot comr, merely that he cannot come by sea..."