First came the flag lieutenant, followed shortly by the Admiral's legs.
Commodore Buchanan was badly hurt, and the flag lieutenant, Minor.
The flag lieutenant is the personal aide of the fleet commander.
The flag lieutenant came and leaned against the rail at my side.
During the luncheon I handed him a note from his flag lieutenant.
"It will be our turn presently," the flag lieutenant said, as he turned a sheaf of signals just passed up to him.
Giving my arm a friendly squeeze in passing, he disappeared down the ladder, followed by his flag lieutenant.
Just then his flag lieutenant, stepping rather more quickly than usual, handed him a signal.
When the flag lieutenant read it, he laughed, tore it up and handed the pieces to me.