“  now?” “No,” said Girardey, “General Mahone desires to annex Wright's Brigade on to you and send you in together.” A few moments later, however, Captain Girardey authorized him to charge. Colonel Weisiger then gave the word “Forward!” which was immediately communicated along down the line, and with one impulse, as it seemed to me, the whole brigade sprang forward and rushed up the hill, making the most brilliant and orderly charge I ever had the opportunity to witness.
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