When we have chastised them…

10 Mar

Minutemen Confronting British Redcoats (Artist Unknown)

“When we have effectually chastised them, we may then listen to propositions for peace, and endeavour to draw further advantages from their fears. But even in this case, great caution will be necessary, to guard against the snares which their treachery may hold out.” George Washington

Read: George Washington’s Letter to Major-General Sullivan, May 31, 1979

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Posted by on March 10, 2012 in Letters


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