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    Default Listen My Children And you Shall Hear...

    Of the midnight ride of --- Israel Bissell?
    http://www.bayequest.info/unbridled/...ews-revere.htm

    His ride was much longer than Paul Revere's, and he lost a "fast white horse" in the process.
    “There are two ways to conquer and enslave a nation. One is by the sword. The other is by debt.”
    John Adams



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    Guess it was in who you know or who knows you.
    Dawn

    Patience and Consistency are Your Friends



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    Quote Originally Posted by rizzodm View Post
    Guess it was in who you know or who knows you.
    or if your name is the better rhyme....
    Quote Originally Posted by Mozart View Post
    Personally, I think the moderate use of shock collars in training humans should be allowed.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Alagirl View Post
    or if your name is the better rhyme....
    This is essentially it. Same story gets passed around every Patriot's Day. Apparently the poem was written to show Longfellow's views on succession & slavery. Revere was an easier rhyme.

    We Nutmeggers have a better version, anyway. Sorry, Mass:

    Sybil Ludington



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