During one intense episode, fletcher makes the boy play so hard his hands bleed, covering his drum sticks and set with blood.
fletcher agrees: "Things were pretty damn plain before January."
Former NATO commander James Stavridis, now dean of the fletcher School, takes much the same view.
"arrow-maker," early 14c. (as a surname attested from 1203), from Old French flechier, from fleche "arrow," probably from Frankish *fliugica (cf. Old Low German fliuca, Middle Dutch vliecke).