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I also acknowledge your rights and my obligations under the Constitution in regard to your slaves . I confess I hate to see the poor creatures hunted down and caught and carried back to their stripes and unrequited toil ; but I bite my ...
that I would , to the best of my ability , preserve , protect , and defend the Constitution of the United States . I could not take the office without taking the oath . Nor was it my view that I might take an oath to get power ...
I could not feel that , to the best of my ability , I had even tried to preserve the Constitution , if , to save slavery or any minor matter , I should permit the wreck of government , country , and Constitution all together .
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This was purchased as a gift for my Dad who said he enjoyed it very much. Each segment is brief making it nice for someone who doesnt have long uninterrupted stretches of time for reading. Read full review
POSTMASTER LAWYER REPRESENTATIVE OF
To William H Herndon
To Stephen A Douglas
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