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Old March 9, 2012, 02:20 PM   #386
4V50 Gary
Join Date: November 2, 1998
Location: Colorado
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During the Siege of Chattanooga, General Peter Osterhaus was part of the relief column that entered the city. He and some of his officers were standing on the porch when the lady of the house came out and complained to him that they were getting the porch all muddy. She asked him to do something about it. He being a German gentleman agreed immediately. "Poys. You are getting the lady's porch all muddy. Please step inside the house so you won't get it dirtier."
Vigilantibus et non dormientibus jura subveniunt. Molon Labe!
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