These words were scarcely spoken before that signal was made, which will be remembered as long as the language, or even the memory, of England shall endure; — Nelson's last signal : — " England expects every man to do his duty !" It was received throughout... The Life of Nelson - Página 253por Robert Southey - 1813Vista completa
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J. Murray - 1861 - 594 páginas
...answer that he thought the whole fleet seemed very clearly to understand what they were about. The words were scarcely spoken before that signal was...the memory of England shall endure.' Nelson's last intelligible words were — ' Thank God, I have done my duty.' Dying words and speeches present an...