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ge2002bill Supporting Member of TMP22 Jun 2015 9:09 a.m. PST

Hours after the Battle of Burhanpur, a singularly long jezail was fired at General Pettygree. He fell to the ground and could not be revived. That story continues here:
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Respectfully,
Bill P.
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PS The story advances by briefly captioned images.

Personal logo Texas Jack Supporting Member of TMP22 Jun 2015 9:25 a.m. PST

Great stuff as usual, and the figures are wonderful. Well done Bill!

Ramming22 Jun 2015 9:44 a.m. PST

Splendid nonsense as always, keep it up.

tuscaloosa Inactive Member22 Jun 2015 2:43 p.m. PST

How delightful. Can't wait for the next installment.

Personal logo Murphy Sponsoring Member of TMP22 Jun 2015 4:49 p.m. PST

Egads!!!!!

Brian Smaller22 Jun 2015 5:42 p.m. PST

Tune in Next Week for the next exciting installment. That is one of the best blog posts I have read in ages. Just awesome.

tkdguy22 Jun 2015 8:23 p.m. PST

Glad to see the General's story continuing. Thanks for sharing!

Porthos23 Jun 2015 5:14 a.m. PST

I was shocked to read that General Pettygree (peobably) died. Fortunately the story goes on ! Thank you !!

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP23 Jun 2015 8:23 a.m. PST

Dieing is no excuse to stop fighting

Personal logo PzGeneral Supporting Member of TMP23 Jun 2015 12:18 p.m. PST

Absolutely brilliant!!

Personal logo Parzival Supporting Member of TMP23 Jun 2015 12:24 p.m. PST

Cracking tale! Now, tell the good general to stop "swannin' aboot" the hereafter and get back to the here and, uhm, then. Britain needs him, as does India. The Thuggees and their new majarasha aren't to be stopped by pretty lights and a girl in gauzy attire. Chop, chop, now, General!

ge2002bill Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2015 6:03 a.m. PST

Everyone,
Thank you very much for your responses regarding the latest Gen. Pettygree story. I sincerely appreciate your remarks and the time you took to write them.
Respectfully,
Bill P.

Fishbuckle Inactive Member24 Jun 2015 6:39 a.m. PST

That was excellent. A great read and you nail the style perfectly!

Personal logo capncarp Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2015 9:12 a.m. PST

Surgeon, quick! Force some brandy between his clenched teeth! Stimulants, man, stimulants!!!!
<Pettygree's internal voice: "No, no, no! Not brandy, you silly soldier--whisky! And make it the good stuff!">

vtsaogames24 Jun 2015 9:15 a.m. PST

Hear! Hear! Back to the fray Pettygree.

John Miller02 Jul 2015 6:24 p.m. PST

ge2000bill: Thanks again! Looking forward to further adventures of Pettygree. Thanks, John Miller

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