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Robert Southey. Page CHAPTER VIII . Sir Hyde Parker is recalled , and Nelson
appointed Com . mander - He goes to Revel - Settlement of Affairs in the Baltic —
Unsuccessful Attempt upon the Flotilla at Boulogne - Peace of Amiens - Nelson ...
If that be the case , ” said the father , " you certainly shall not go ; but make
another attempt , and I will leave it to your honour . If the road is dangerous , you
may return : but remember , boys , I leave it to your honour ! ” The snow was deep
The ground upon which he sprung was so muddy , that he had some difficulty in
extricating himself , and lost his shoes : bare - footed , however , he advanced ,
and , in his own phrase , boarded the battery . In this resolute attempt he was ...
At length some of the most intrepid offered to make the attempt for fifteen guineas
; and to the astonishment and fear of all the beholders , he embarked during the
height of the tempest . With great difficulty and imminent danger he succeeded ...
It was expected that the French would attempt some of the passages between the
Bahamas : and Lord Hood , thinking of this , said to Nelson , “ I suppose , sir ,
from the length of time you were cruizing among the Bahama Keys , you must be
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Southey is perhaps best known as the friend of Wordsworth and Coleridge in their early "Lake Poet" days who wrote some often denigrated but in my experience readable verse fantasies (the Curse of ... Прочетете пълната рецензия