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Page 90 - Well, now, so this is what they call strategy, and you find it in the books. Well, damn Strategy! I've never read about it, but I am getting blooming tired of the demonstration of it. There's Santiago, and the dagoes, and here we are, and the shortest distance between two points is a straight line; which is something everybody knows, and don't have to study strategy to find out. I am in favor of going up there and beating the faces off them dagoes, and then let the war correspondents make up the...