Horatio Nelson

“Let me alone: I have yet my legs and one arm. Tell the surgeon to make haste and his instruments. I know I must lose my right arm, so the sooner it’s off the better.” Horatio Nelson Admiral Horatio Lord Nelson was a brilliant strategist and a highly successful navel commander. Perhaps the most belovedContinue reading “Horatio Nelson”

Naples & A Wedding

“First gain the victory and then make the best use of it your can.” Horatio Nelson Emma was famous. Sir Charles Greville did not relish being the “lesser half” of a power couple.  He was also in need of a huge injection of funds.  Ever a schemer, his goal was simple.  He would marry HenriettaContinue reading “Naples & A Wedding”