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September 5th, 2013, 14:53
Originally Posted by Alrik Fassbauer View Post
I never understood why someone would come up with a title like "Soldier Of Fortune".

"Gambler Of Fortune", yes, but soldier ? What has Fortune to do with being a soldier ? Is someone especially lucky because he or she is a soldier ?

Would it be the same if I said "Hitman Of Fortune" or "Assassin Of Fortune" ?
I think 'fortune' in this case refers to physical wealth (i.e. money), like mercenaries.
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