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时间: 2019年12月13日 07:31

About three o鈥檆lock the next morning, Sunday, August 12th, Frederick鈥檚 army, in two columns, was again in motion. By a slightly circuitous march through the dense forest the king placed his troops in position to approach from the southeast, so as to attack the left flank of the enemy, being the northern extremity of the parallelogram. � � � Soon after this an event occurred very characteristic of the king鈥攁n event which conspicuously displayed both his good and bad qualities. A miller was engaged in a lawsuit against a nobleman. The decree of the court, after a very careful examination, was unanimously in favor of the nobleman; the king, who had impulsively formed a different opinion of the case, was greatly exasperated. He summoned the four judges before him, denounced them in the severest terms of vituperation, would listen to no defense, and dismissed them angrily from office. � 啪啪爱-啪啪影院-啪啪成人网站 His young daughter Louisa, bride of Victor Leopold, reigning Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg, lay dying of a decline. A few days before her death she said, 鈥淚 wish I could see my father at the head of his regiment once again before I die.鈥?The remark was reported to Leopold. He was then with his regiment at Halle, thirty miles distant. Immediately the troops were called out, and marched at rapid pace to Bernburg. With banners flying, music playing, and all customary display of military pomp, they entered the court-yard of the palace. The dying daughter, pale and emaciate, sat at the window. The war-worn father rose in his stirrups to salute his child, and then put his regiment through all its most interesting man?uvrings. The soldiers were then marched to the orphan-house, where the common men were treated with bread and beer, all the officers dining at the prince鈥檚 table. 鈥淎ll the officers except Leopold alone, who stole away out of the crowd, sat himself upon the Saale bridge, and wept into the river.鈥? � � � �