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“- vague, very vague.”
Erskine Childers, The Riddle of the Sands
“Germany's a thundering great nation . . . I wonder if we shall ever fight her.”
Erskine Childers, The Riddle of the Sands
“A keen wind from the west struck our faces, and as swiftly as it had come the fog rolled away from us, in one mighty mass, stripping clean and pure the starry dome of heaven...”
Erskine Childers, The Riddle of the Sands
“By Jove! we want a man like this Kaiser, who doesn't wait to be kicked, but works like a nigger for his country, and sees ahead.”
Erskine Childers, The Riddle of the Sands
“at the town”
Erskine Childers, The Riddle of the Sands