God on my side

You’d think that the plague of flies and other ills that accompanied the British siege of Delhi in 1857 might have been some sort of indication that divine approval of their slaughtering ways was not a given. This is what you get imperial warmongerers, many levels of grim – apologists take note.
Passage is from p258 of The Last Mughal, Dalrymple 2008.

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