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Quotation by Abraham Lincoln
This morning, as for some days past, it seems exceedingly probable that this Administration will not be re-elected.
Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865), U.S. president. memorandum concerning his probable failure of re-election, Aug. 23, 1864. Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln, vol. 7, p. 514, Rutgers University Press (1953, 1990).
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