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Quotation by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
The freeman, casting with unpurchased hand
The vote that shakes the turrets of the land.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (1809–1894), U.S. writer, physician. repr. In The Poetical Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, ed. Eleanor M. Tilton (1895, rev. 1975). Poetry: a Metrical Essay, l. 83-4 (1836).
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