Tag Archives: Sikhs

blog 362: chatting in the moonlight with sikhs

MI 1 have intercepted letters from the Emperor which he was trying to deliver to the Rajput Princes to appeal to them to come and rescue him. He even said he would surrender power if they would come and rescue … Continue reading

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blog 319: a general in need indeed

General Singh requested me to attend a durbar so he could do a variation on the Lake Fiasco. I was so shattered I could not conceive going but Son # 1 insisted I absolutely had to attend or General Singh … Continue reading

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blog 316: flying columns take no prisoners

I am creating flying columns that can shoot off from the main body of the Moveable Column and pounced on eruptions of the mutiny pox with murderous speed. Wah! In Exile Plus is one. Another is a band of Sikh … Continue reading

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blog 314: disarming a thousand serpents

June 22nd MI 1 sent agents to Meerut and intercepted a letter from the self proclaimed Nawab of Meerut confirming he was asking for help to brutally exterminate a rebellion of Jats to his Muslim rule. “Has not the Prophet, … Continue reading

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blog 312: crystal slippers on a carpet of pearls

Son # 1 had spent the remainder of the day of our arrival preparing an elaborate durbar in Political Officer Lake’s Regency in Jullundur. We were camped just outside the town. Lake had unfortunately fucked up right royal in the … Continue reading

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blog 307: who the prick are you?

Last telegraphic message of the day: bad as bad can be! The Allahabad Fort and Magazine has fallen! Delhi has enough munitions to slaughter us all! —————————– Allahabad telegraph cut. ——————– Last telegraphic message is wrong! The Allahabad Fort and … Continue reading

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blog 213: let it be so!

I starred at the Rajah. “I think I should apologize Rajah for my Hogg Fit. I occasionally get them. Hogg Fits.” “No. Not at all. When I heard you had just arrived and this damnable fool was there insulting me … Continue reading

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