I was in Gettysburg last weekend for Remembrance Day, which is when we commemorate Lincoln delivering the Gettysburg Address.
A few nights beforehand, my dad told me to bring the camera. 533 more words
Leaving a Track of Desolation Behind Him ~ George Templeton Strong.
Northerners gloat and the people of Georgia moan as Sherman and his troops forage, burn, plunder and fight their way through the state. 2,328 more words
Do you remember the analogy about floating icebergs. They say that on the average, only ten percent is visible above the water’s surface. We cannot see, or comprehend the vastness of the ninety percent that remains underwater. 546 more words
On my last trip to Gettysburg Pennsylvania, I found it exactly where I had left it.
Now, I am here at the corner of Steinwehr & Baltimore, the same street that Abraham Lincoln took as he approached what is now the Gettysburg National Cemetery. 619 more words
Russia says it wants Ukraine’s leaders to talk directly to separatists to end the conflict in the east, but Ukraine’s government has rejected the call and told Russia to stop “playing games” aimed at legitimising “terrorists”. 555 more words