Idiom of the Day: damn the torpedoes

Idiom of the Day:
damn the torpedoes

To press on with a task or current course of action regardless of apparent risks or dangers. Attributed to David Farragut of the United States Navy during the American Civil War, usually paraphrased as “Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!” The actual order (if it ever existed) was: “Damn the torpedoes! Four bells. Captain Drayton, go ahead! Jouett, full speed!” Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

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