"'Resolution', sir. And 'Retribution'. So the Royal Naval Reserve boys named them. I know what you were promised, sir. That strange chap Lindemann, you know, the one who brought us this Russian "Katyusha" technology in the first place; apparently he's blaming the battery commander. says he's got a replacement in mind for the next engagement".
"Mmm....." The Bishop flipped the page and brightened. "Well, at least our technical review was better than the Conservators....."
The Bishop and the Reverend Postin rocked with laughter.
“They might be on to something there” gasped the Bishop, finally.
“I say, sir, steady on.....don't you know I've signed The Pledge?"
|A View of the Battlefield - Bredwardine Bridge in the Centre. The LEF advance in the right|
foreground whilst Arrowsmith's BUF and their running dogs for the day, the Malvern Hill
Conservators, advance in the centre and left foreground.