They were robbing him, the zouaves and chasseurs were plundering his house.
There should be no plundering, no irregularity, no disregard of general orders.
No tale of modern corruption can surpass the record of their plundering of a nation.
"The plundering was shameful," says Lieutenant Barker indignantly.
They should have wasted no time in killing tradesmen and plundering ...