Captain Blackadder, Lieutenant George, and Private Baldrick see joining the Air Corps as a great way of sitting in a classroom instead of fighting on the front lines. Unfortunately for them, the course is taught by Squadron Commander Flasheart, who lives for danger- much like his nemesis, the infamous Red Baron. Written by
19 October 1989 (UK)
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All right men, let's do-oo-oo it! The first thing to remember is: always treat your kite
[Flashheart taps the picture of the Sopwith Camel with his cane
like you treat your woman!
[Flashheart whips the air with his cane
How, how do you mean, Sir? Do you mean, do you mean take her home at weekends to meet your mother?
No, I mean get inside her five times a day and take her to heaven and back.
I'm beginning to see why the suffragette movement want the vote.
Hey! Any girl who wants to chain ...