And we had a couple of great games. He chose Gettysburg as I've told him the story of Pickett's Charge and shown him the "BAYONETS!" footage from Little Round Top in the film. We had time to play both the Gettysburg scenarios from the (old) rulebook and he insisted on being the "good guys - that's blue, right dad?"
The first scenario, Devils Den, was a triumph for Tom's Toy Soldiers Minor and he celebrated in calm and restrained fashion the crushing of his father's dreams.