Mea Culpa.I read Henry V when I was 17 and my memory ain't what it was.Thank you for the correction.
Fred Moir.Lynn MA.Diesel preferred. > Date: Sun, 6 Sep 2015 16:03:52 -0500 > To: firstname.lastname@example.org > Subject: Re: [MBZ] 'ello? > From: email@example.com > CC: fmi...@gmail.com > > > Fred wrote: > > > > Henry V, at Agincourt, his rev-up-the-troops speech. > > Once more into the breach, dear friends, once more and fill > > up the gaps with our english dead. etc. > > That is a slight mis-quote. It is "Once more __unto__ the breach..." > > Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more; > Or close the wall up with our English dead. > In peace there's nothing so becomes a man > As modest stillness and humility: > But when the blast of war blows in our ears, > Then imitate the action of the tiger; > > > Henry V does say "into the breach" - but elsewhere. > > For you shall read that my great-grandfather > Never went with his forces into France > But that the Scot on his unfurnish'd kingdom > Came pouring, like the tide into a breach, _______________________________________ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com