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" Physically speaking, we cannot separate. We cannot remove our respective sections from each other nor build an impassable wall between them. A husband and wife may be divorced and go out of the presence and beyond the reach of each other, but the different... "
Life of Abraham Lincoln, Sixteenth President of the United States ... - Page 95
by Frank Crosby - 1865 - 476 pages
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The American Civil War: An Anthology of Essential Writings

Ian Frederick Finseth - History - 2006 - 629 pages
...surrendered, would not be surrendered at all by the other. Physically speaking, we cannot separate. We cannot remove our respective sections from each other, nor...each other; but the different parts of our country cannot do this. They cannot but remain face to face; and intercourse, either amicable or hostile, must...
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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - Reference - 2006 - 1067 pages
...vital one. First Inaugural Address, 4 Mar. 1861 28 Physically speaking, we cannot separate. We cannot 89 cannot do this. They cannot but remain face to face; and intercourse, either amicable or hostile, must...
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One Nation, Indivisible?: A Study of Secession and the Constitution

Robert F. Hawes - Political Science - 2006 - 374 pages
...despotism in some form, is all that is left. . . Physically speaking, we cannot separate. We cannot remove our respective sections from each other, nor...each other; but the different parts of our country cannot do this. They cannot but remain face to face; and intercourse, either amicable or hostile, must...
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In the Wake of Slavery: Civil War, Civil Rights, and the Reconstruction of ...

Joseph A. Ranney - History - 2006 - 199 pages
...Physically speaking, we cannot separate. We cannot remove our respective sections from each other. A husband and wife may be divorced, and go out of...each other; but the different parts of our country cannot do this. . . . Suppose you go to war, you cannot fight always; and when, after much loss on...
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Capital Speculations: Writing and Building Washington, D.C.

Sarah Luria - History - 2006 - 196 pages
...In his first inaugural address, Lincoln argues: "Physically speaking we cannot separate. We cannot remove our respective sections from each other, nor...between them. A husband and wife may be divorced, and go ... beyond the reach of each other; but the different parts of our country cannot do this. They cannot...
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Father Abraham: Lincoln's Relentless Struggle to End Slavery

Richard Striner - History - 2006 - 320 pages
...separate," Lincoln said. "We cannot remove our respective sections from each other, nor build an impassible wall between them. A husband and wife may be divorced,...and go out of the presence, and beyond the reach of the other; but the different parts of our country cannot do this. They cannot but remain face to face;...
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Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and the War Years

Carl Sandburg - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 463 pages
...extended. This is the only substantial dispute . . . Physically speaking, we cannot separate. We cannot remove our respective sections from each other, nor...each other; but the different parts of our country cannot do this . . . Suppose you go to war. you cannot fight always; and when, after much loss on both...
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