|Battle of Waterloo - William Sadler(1782-1839)|
|20mm Airfix Napoleon's Polish Lancers I Painted In My War Gaming Days|
Yet "It was a near run thing," the Duke of Wellington said about it afterwards, "The nearest run thing you ever saw in your life." Another participant, when asked about his experience of the battle, said, "I'll be hanged if I know anything about the matter for all day I was trodden upon and ridden over by every scoundrel who had a horse." A close call. Touch and go. Trodden upon and ridden over yet victorious.
Where have I heard that before?