Natásha’s prediction proved true.
My position at Corinth, with a nominal command and yet no command, became so unbearable that I asked permission of Halleck to remove my headquarters to Memphis. Martem accendere cantu—To waken up the war-spirit by his note. ix, (Euagoras) s. He had been brought from Whitehall, to which he had been removed from St. The second and ninth corps got up about the same time, the second holding the railroad bridge, and the ninth lying between that and Jericho Ford.
Catulus Luctatius in the Cimbrian war, having done all that in him lay to make his flying soldiers face about upon the enemy, ran himself at last away with the rest, and counterfeited the coward, to the end his men might rather seem to follow their captain than to fly from the enemy; which was to abandon his own reputation in order to cover the shame of others. But to return to more important matters. “What is he talking about?” thought Prince Andrew. Mentu-em-ha, the governor of Thebes, hailed him as a deliverer.