A white flag waved on the rampart, and the drums of the garrison beat the chamade.
Stralsund instantly beat the chamade, as we heard; and all was surrender and subjection in those regions.
Upon which Harsch, next morning, has to beat the chamade, and surrender Prisoner of War.
He asked me, "Don't you know the rules of war, then; that you fire after chamade is beaten?"
I answered in my heat, "I knew of no chamade; what poltroonery or what treachery had been going on, I knew not!"