whit merule

This is me, hanging around on tumblr. All my fics are on AO3, under the name "whit_merule". I tag it on here as "whitmerule fic". I've the same name on LJ but don't post there anymore.

Cannon cats!

Sadly, unlike the monkeys that frequently cavort in the margins of medieval manuscripts, these sixteenth-century cats and birds are not just amusing decoration.

In the text accompanying the images is a section entitled: “To set fire to a castle or city which you can’t get at otherwise,” in which he details how to use doves and cats loaded with flammable devices to set fire to enemy positions.