Source: Wanderings of a War artist (W.H. Allen & co, London, 1889)
Irving Montagu (1842-1901)
Chapter I. A golden river. Page 230.
Listen! in between the booming of the guns from the forts, and the general noise and confusion in Behobie itself, one may hear sounds of shouting; as that which was, but now, like some creeping monster, assumes form, the pace and sounds increase simultaneously, the excitement without and within becoming wilder and wilder still. Yes ; it ‘s the long expected relief from Irun.
Author: Irving Montagu (1842-1901)