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.
Friday, May 31, 2019
The summit of a vengeful Mount Shasta was wreathed in cloud this afternoon, while the people of the little towns scattered about its slopes went about their business, unaware of what might be happening on the gloomy peak.