You talk, my good Sir, of employing influence to appease the present tumults in Massachusetts. I know not where that influence is to be found, or, if attainable, that it would be a proper remedy for the disorders. Influence is not government. Let us have... HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR. - Page 268by JOHN WILLIAM DRAPER - 1867Full view
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...in darkness, as not to see rays of a distant sun through all this mist of intoxication and folly.... Let us have [a government] by which our lives, liberties,...will be secured, or let us know the worst at once If defective, let it [the Articles] be amended, but not suffered to be trampled upon whilst it has...