Category: lol

Why is there group chats on here now? Why does tumblr think I’m gonna start talking to people now?

Rules: post 10 gifs from your top 10 shows, no titles. Tag 10 people.

Tagged by @historically-inclined 🙂

victoriansword:

georgiansuggestion:

join the royal navy with the assistance of a pressgang

A helpful lot, the press gang.

cyj70:

I’m sure I’ve posted this before, but I love it.

quotingobrian:

“Babbington looked wretchedly from one to the other, licked his lips and said, ’ I ate your rat, sir. I am very sorry, and I ask your pardon.’ ‘Did you so?’ said Stephen mildly. ‘Well, I hope you enjoyed it. Listen, Jack, will you look at my list, now?’ ‘He only ate it when it was dead,’ said Jack. ‘It would have been a strangely hasty, agitated meal, had he ate it before,’ said Stephen, looking attentively at his list.“”

— HMS Surprise – Patrick O’Brian

ageofsailsuggestions:

Write a gentlemanly letter to the captain of an enemy frigate, politely inviting him to come out and fight you.

redthepear:

Stephen Maturin and myself alike about 160 pages into Master and Commander

Need I say more?