And what country can preserve its liberties if their rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance? Let them take arms. The remedy is to set them right as to facts, pardon and pacify them. What signify a few lives lost in a century or two? The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
They have it down, pat.ReplyDelete
If they ever discover steel cables, they'll have a lot of free time every year.ReplyDelete
Seen this before. They actually have a modern bridge only a few miles away. With a paved surface, wide enough for trucks. They still do this for the tourists and college students with video cameras hoping to get a paying gig with National Geographic.ReplyDelete
Why, you cynical bastard, you. Awful how reality intrudes on the Socialist Collectivist Dream of the Sainted Peasant Class, isn't it?Delete
Ah, well. When Bernie is elected President, we'll soon make all our bridges this way. By 2020 it'll be time to re-weave the Golden Gate, and the current crop of everbody-gets-a-trophy graduates will have honed their skills in preparation.