Or the populist orator Mary Elizabeth Lease of Kansas: Five colonists were killed by British troops in 1770. If there is no struggle there is no progress.... We acknowledge our obligations to you for what you have already done, but as the people of this province seem to be actuated by the principles of equity and justice, we cannot but expect your house will again take our deplorable case into serious consideration, and give us that ample relief which, as men, we have a natural right to.
But he like a father and she like a loving mother doth still help me. But it may be that they are by nature wicked and cruel. Good father, do not forget me, but have mercy and pity my miserable case.
They have no iron. Sir, I have long been convinced, that if your love for your Selves, and for those inestimable laws which preserve to you the rights of human nature, was founded on Sincerity, you could not but be Solicitous, that every Individual of whatsoever rank or distinction, might with you equally enjoy the blessings thereof, neither could you rest Satisfied, short of the most active effusion of your exertions, in order to their promotion from any State of degradation, to which the unjustifiable cruelty and barbarism of men may have reduced them.
It grows here on this island, but because of the short rime I could not declare this for sure. It appears from a letter which has been lately discovered in Norfolk from one of the Negroes on the Eastern shore that they had concerted a plan with the Negroes from Norfolk and Portsmouth to commit some violent outrages in and about those towns.
And in between the reef and shore there was depth and harbor for as many ships as there are in the whole of Christendom, and the entrance to it is very narrow.
Her screams become moans, the moans become wails. Thus, forty-nine years have passed since the first settlers penetrated the land, the first so-claimed being the large and most happy isle called Hispaniola, which is six hundred leagues in circumference. Bartholomew Columbus, Christopher's brother and lieutenant, attends an incineration of human flesh. They could not force the Indians to work for them, but blacks captured in Africa, brought far from home and helpless, would be useful.
Alexander devotes more time to calculating the price of indulgences than to meditating on the mystery of the Holy Trinity. I looked over the whole of that harbor and afterward returned to the ship and set sail, and I saw so many islands that I did not know how to decide which one I would go to first.
Night falls on the caravels. Boone in London June 24, 1720. On one occasion when we went to claim ten leagues of a big settlement, along with the food and maintenance, we were welcomed with a bounteous quantity of fish and bread and cooked victuals.
From time to time waves send a spray through the porthole. But by their movings and drawings up about towne, Bacon understood they intended a sally and accordingly prepares to receive them, drew up his men to the most advantageous places he could, and now expected them but they observ'd to draw off againe for some tyme and was resolved to enter the towne with them, as they retreated, as Bacon expected and foretold they would do.
And then there were ten years of activity against the war in Vietnam. Loving and Kind Mother and Father: The bells peal and the drums beat out festive rhythms. Will our song.