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Quotation by Abraham Lincoln
I have just read your dispatch about sore tongued and fatiegued [sic] horses. Will you pardon me for asking what the horses of your army have done since the battle of Antietem that fatigue anything?
Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865), U.S. president. letter to George B. McClellan, Oct. 24, 1862. Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln, vol. 5, p. 474, Rutgers University Press (1953, 1990).
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