The French frontal attack didn't go terribly well. When the blizzard cleared they found themselves facing devastating fire from artillery and good grade infantry.
No expense was spared on special effects...nope, not a penny.
Napoleon draws the proper conclusions.
Davout turned up in the nick of time...again.
|'Aspirin, we need more aspirin|
|'Jolly dee, off we go!'|
|'Next time I fight in the cold I'm bringing a hot water bottle'|
|'Do I look cool in these shades or what?'|
|'All this just for a day out for the Phoenix.'|
and, of course, Ney is in the wrong place at the wrong time. He saunters back in order to make a statement to the press. As we all know Ney could really pick his moments.
And...relax. Looked good, had fun and got a result. Excellent day. Watch out for the Christmas report this year (Deo Vollente) as it is ACW like you've rarely experienced it.