Sentimental yet sardonic (booster17) wrote,
Sentimental yet sardonic

History isn't what it used to be

According to QI, Nelson's famous last words were in fact "Drink, drink, fan, fan, rub, rub."


I can see why "Kiss me, Hardy", "Kismet, Hardy" and "I have done my duty" are much more well known. Though wrong. (Apparently, he was thirsty, hot and his chest hurt.)

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