Thursday, March 01, 2007

Henry Laurens, Oct. 25, 1777 letter to Robert Howe:

..."Shield & give them victory in the day of Battle-make them Instruments in the establishment of Liberty & Independency-teach our hands to War & our fingers to fight-Subdue our Enemies, let their Weapons in Battle fall from their unnerved Arms..."

- [Letters of Delegates to Congress: Volume 8.]

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