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Martin Eden

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4. Tears welled up when I first heard a portion of this in the Ken Burns documentary.
Mon May 29, 2023, 08:08 AM
May 2023

Tears again well up for this incredibly beautiful and loving testament to the sacrifices our citizen soldiers are called upon to make.

Let us resolve never to demand such sacrifices for anything less than a true and necessary cause the like of which Sullivan Ballou was willing to give his last full measure of devotion.

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