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Old 09-12-07, 12:28 PM   #1
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The 'Famous Last Words' thread

Don't give up the ship

War of 1812, last command of a mortally wounded American Captain, after his death, the ship promptly surrendered.


Anyone else know of any other famous last words in a similar vein?
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