German Employee, US/Germany Jan 19 2015

In Germany we had an old historical saying: Der Lotse ( Bismark ) geht von Bord – Dropping the Pilot – and what happened after that …..!!!

” The pilot leaves the ship ” was translated into German caption of 1890 in the British newspaper ” Punch” appeared cartoon.

It is to see how the Chancellor Otto von Bismarck ( * ° 1815 to 1898) goes down the gangway of a steamer and thereby of Kaiser Wilhelm II . (* ° 1859 to 1941) is observed from above. At the beginning of 1890 there were between Kaiser Wilhelm II and his chancellor to differences in terms of heightened social laws . The conflict escalated . In March, d . J. Bismarck received his discharge certificate