"the dread of a future war all that could dim her sunshine."


Public DomainNapoleon - Credit: Francois Pascal Simon Gerard


There was another installment of the Napoleonic Wars in her future. Battle broke out once again between the English (part of the Seventh Coalition) and the French in 1815. Of course, Napoleon then met his political end at the Battle of Waterloo.


Battle of Waterloo
Public DomainBattle of Waterloo - Credit: William Sadler

 As it was the army, however, and not the navy most at risk, Anne Elliot's fears would have been somewhat lessened.