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Across Parker Avenue from the fort is the Site of the Old Gallows, where 83 men "stood on nothin', a-lookin' up a rope." The platf ...
Mahomet made the people believe that he would call a hill to him, and from the top of it offer up his prayers for the observers of ...
The bugle-call to arms again sounded in my war-trained ear, the bayonets gleamed, the sabres clashed, and the Prussian helmets and ...
There is something to be said for losing one's possessions, after nothing can be done about it. I had loved my Nanking home and th ...
The reasons why I did not foreacquaint you with it (to deal with the same plainness that I have used) were these. I knew my presen ...
The discovery of Pennsylvania's coal and iron was the deathblow to Allaire. The works were moved to Pennsylvania so hurriedly that ...
You know, what I very well know, that I bought you. And I know, what perhaps you think I don't know, you are now selling yourselve ...
man will be blotted out, the blithe earth die, the brave sun
Die blind and blacken to the heart:
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He stood, a soldier, to the last right end,
A perfect patriot and a noble friend,
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It is a conquest when we can lift ourselves above the annoyances of circumstances over which we have no control; but it is a great ...
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