Happy 237th Birthday Never Surrender Your Liberties

The words of another Revolutionary War veteran express the sentiments of Independence Day. Benjamin Warner settled in Ticonderoga after the war and as he neared the end of his life, he bequeathed his knapsack to his son with instructions that as long as one thread of it remained “Never surrender your liberties to an aspiring demagogue or a foreign invader.”

4 Responses to “Happy 237th Birthday Never Surrender Your Liberties”

Haven Pell, July 09, 2013 at 7:18 pm said:

Nope just a very short birthday wish

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c matheson, July 05, 2013 at 7:02 am said:

Wonder if the Egyptian Military does Mercenary Deployment?

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Haven Pell, July 09, 2013 at 7:19 pm said:

I suspect Israel hopes not in their direction

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