October 4th, 2010

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Филологический восторг

He held the letter up to the light, and there, as firm, comforting and immovable as the rock of Gibraltar, he saw the Admiralty's watermark, the eminently respectful anchor of hope.

(с) Master and Commander by Patrick O'Brian.

И это только седьмая страница четырехсотстраничного первого тома двадцатисерийной саги!