Editor’s Note: As we honor our nation’s soldiers in observance of Veterans Day in November, we remember the soldiers who fought to preserve the Union 150 years ago. 942 more words
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Update, 3:05 p.m.: Well! After the last note, I found that I had gotten a large writing assignment. Yay! It’s due next week, though, so I am going to hold off on resuming posts here and perhaps at Flight To Wonder as well until these three articles are done. 514 more words
Does this description of Lincoln on his death-bed make up for all that I hold suspect about historical fiction?
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It was a sad face, everyone knew that, and an ugly face, but the approach of death made something evident in it that few had noticed, something youthful, ageless, and despite itself commanding.