Thursday, July 3, 2008

Just Do It

Read the Declaration of Independence.

- John C.L. Morgan

1 comment:

dgattine said...

One of the specific grievances enumerated against the King is that:

"He has plundered our seas, ravaged our Coasts, burnt our towns, and destroyed the lives of our people"

This references the burning of Portland by the British in 1775. A thousand homes were destroyed just before winter.