I see that yesterday a franc-tireur was tried for breaking his musket when ordered to march.
A footfall sounded on the dead leaves behind him, and a franc-tireur touched him on the shoulder.
Sure enough, around the bend in the road slunk a franc-tireur, loaded down with what appeared to be mail-sacks.
The franc-tireur nodded with a ghastly smile and glanced down at his dripping gunstock.
Is a peasant or franc-tireur to be allowed to endanger hundreds of those lives by removing a rail or laying a stone upon the line?
A franc-tireur fired at them point-blank, and the bullet whistled between them.