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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 ...
It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known.
Composed in the Tower before his execution
These moving verses, and being brought at that time
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Like enough, you won't be glad,
When they come to hang you, lad:
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Papa died in the gas chamber,
slipping blue as an undressed minnow,
gulping in the shower to wash the Jew off him.
Mac: We've gone to a heap of trouble not to have at least one hanging.
Abraham Lincoln: Sure you have, Mac. And if these boys
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