Reply to post: Re: @Credas

Brit military wants a small-drone-killer system for £20m

DButch

Re: @Credas

An old C.S. Forester novel - "The Ship", described a light cruiser's mission as "To give without receiving". Applies to any naval vessel that sacrifices armor for speed. A paraphrase of Moliere: “The secret to fencing consists in two things: to give and to not receive.”

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