“This liquid is technically known as soup, may I ladle you out a measure?”-Aubrey
“It is pleasant enough to see the remnants of peas so aged and worn that even the weevils scorned them and died at their side, so that now we have both predator and prey to nourish us.”-Maturin
Thanks to local libraries I made it through the first 17 volumes of this series without a hitch, but I had to get an interlibrary loan for this one. Only 2.5 books to go.
Love the 'Master and Commander' series and it's always great when the words 'BEAT TO QUARTERS' are heard lol.